31 March 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,000
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A RED LEGGED PARTRIDGE
SAFAVID IRAN, 17TH CENTURY
Gouache on paper, with a single partridge perched on a small rocky mass from which flows a silver stream, mounted with border of cream paper with gold floral illumination, laid down on blue paper with gold floral sprays, waterstaining, small areas of repainting
Folio 11 7/8 x 8¾in. (30.3 x 22.4cm.)
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