• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 49

    Patna School, circa 1830-40

    An Indian lady performing arati (lamp waving) before a siva-lingam on the bank of a river

    Price Realised  

    Patna School, circa 1830-40
    An Indian lady performing arati (lamp waving) before a siva-lingam on the bank of a river
    pencil and watercolour heightened with touches of bodycolour, feigned oval
    8 1/8 x 5 7/8 in. (20.6 x 15 cm.)


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