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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 70

    A LATE QAJAR MINIATURE OF A DRINKING SCENE, IRAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LATE QAJAR MINIATURE OF A DRINKING SCENE, IRAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Gouache in paper heightened with gilt, depicting a older bearded man and a young woman in an amorous embrace with a lutist to their right, seated in a riverbank with trees and hills to background, mounted, glazed and framed - 8 x 13in (20.2 x 33cm)


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