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    Sale 12471

    Arts of India

    26 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    SIXTEEN PORTRAITS OF RAJPUT RULERS

    RAJASTHAN, NORTH INDIA, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    SIXTEEN PORTRAITS OF RAJPUT RULERS
    RAJASTHAN, NORTH INDIA, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Transparent pigments heightened with gold on paper, bust portraits, including the Maharaja of Jodhpur, Jaswant Singh (r.1873-1895), many rulers heavily bejewelled, each painted on a folio within an oval or rectangular frame, with pencil identification inscriptions, mounted
    Each 4¾x 3 7/8in. (12 x 9.8cm.) approximately.


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot consists of 16 portraits and an associated bound manuscript.