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    Sale 5280

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Late The Hon. Mrs. Angela Lascelles

    28 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 208

    HAJ AL-MULK MUSAVVIR (PERSIAN, CIRCA 1933)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    HAJ AL-MULK MUSAVVIR (PERSIAN, CIRCA 1933)
    The deer hunt
    watercolour on ivory
    2½ x 4½in. (6.3 x 11.4cm.)


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    The reverse of this picture is applied with a copy of a letter from the Consul General in Isfahan to the artist, dated 1933, commenting on two miniatures commissioned on his behalf - one intended for Lady Edwina, Countess Mountbatten of Burma, CI, GBE, DCVO (1901-1960), the other for H.R.H. Queen Mary, (1867-1953).

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    Provenance

    H.R.H. Princess Mary, The Princess Royal, Countess of Harewood (1897-1965).
    By descent to her son, the Hon. Gerald Lascelles, Fort Belvedere, Runnymede, Surrey, 1956-1976.
    Virginia Water Cottage, Windsor Great Park, Berkshire.