Coomaraswamy, Ananda Kentish, 1877-1947 (director, mineralogical survey, Ceylon)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Coomaraswamy provides an Icelandic word relating to 'tail locks', suggesting that the manoeuvre of 'turning tail' to leave off grazing was known to Icelanders, or perhaps even to Scandinavia before the settlement of Iceland.
Dates: 20 May 1904
Scope and Contents Photograph of a Rajput painting in the collection of Dr. Ananda K Coomaraswamy showing 'the youth of Krishna among the cowherds' from the book, "Indian Thought: Past and Present" by R W Frazer in the early 20th century.