• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 252

    A EUROPEAN ON A HORSEBACK

    MUGHAL INDIA, 17TH CENTURY

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    A EUROPEAN ON A HORSEBACK
    MUGHAL INDIA, 17TH CENTURY
    Gouache on paper heightened with gold, the miniature depicting a moustachioed man wearing a pink cloak and a rounded hat, a whip in hand, riding a gray horse against a rocky landscape with cities in the background, between gold illuminated borders, gold speckled paper margins, laid down on card, minor repair
    Miniature 5 5/8 x 4 3/8in. (14.2 x 11cm.); folio 15 1/8 x 10 5/8in. (38.5 x 26.8cm.)


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