Pichhavai of Varsha (Monsoon Season)

Historical period(s)
Deccani school
Gold, silver and pigments on dark blue cotton
H x W: 127 x 96.5 cm (50 x 38 in)
India, Andhra Pradesh state
Credit Line
Gift of Charles and Catherine Page
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Costume and Textile, Painting


cow, fly whisk, Hinduism, India, painted, peacock

To 1964
Alice Boney, Tokyo, to 1964 [1]

From 1964 to 1989
Charles and Catherine Page, Kentfield, CA, purchased from Alice Boney in Tokyo in 1964 [2]

From 1989
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Charles and Catherine Page in 1989


[1] According to Provenance Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Charles and Catherine Page
Alice Boney 1901-1988

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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