Kaccheli Ragini, from a Ragamala

Historical period(s)
ca. 1700
School
Kulu or Bahu school
Medium
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W (painting): 16.2 × 15.5 cm (6 3/8 × 6 1/8 in) H x W (overall): 21 × 21 cm (8 1/4 × 8 1/4 in)
Geography
India, Himachal Pradesh, Kulu or Bahu
Credit Line
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Collection
Ralph and Catherine Benkaim collection
Accession Number
S2018.1.11
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Painting

Keywords
India, ragamala, Ralph and Catherine Benkaim collection, sheep
Provenance

To 1967
Maggs Bros., London, England. [1]

From 1967 to 2001
Ralph Benkaim (1914-2001), Beverly Hills, California, purchased from Maggs Bros., London, England in April 1967. [2]

From 2001 to 2018
Catherine Glynn Benkaim, Beverly Hills, California, by inheritance from Ralph Benkaim in 2001. [3]

From 2018
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, partial gift and purchase from Catherine Glynn Benkaim. [4]

Notes:

[1] Information obtained from Catherine Glynn Benkaim. See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

[4] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Catherine Glynn Benkaim
Ralph and Catherine Benkaim
Maggs Bros founded 1894

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum