Purchased from Spink & Son, London, by The Jina Collection, United States, before 1994. Purchased by The Metropolitan Museum of Art from Carlton Rochell, Ltd., New York, in 2008. Exhibition History: The work was on loan to, and exhibited at, the Smithsonian's Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery from 1994 to 2000 with interruption to feature in the touring exhibition, The Peaceful Liberators: Jain Art from India, which was exhibited at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art from November 6, 1994 to January 22 1995, the Kimbell Art Museum from March 5 to May 28, 1995, the New Orleans Museum of Art from July 15 to September 17, 1995 and the Victoria and Albert Museum, November 2, 1995 to January 21, 1996. References: The work was published in Octagon by Spink & Son, London, in 1982. The work was published in the catalogue for the Peaceful Liberators exhibition: Pal, P. (ed.), The Peaceful Liberators: Jain Art from India, New York: Thames and Hudson, 1994, pg. 142. The work was published in Peter Marks Gallery, The Jina Collection, 2001, New York, fig. 2.