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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 312

    A BANI THANI STYLE PORTRAIT OF A LADY, KISHANGARH, 1780

    Price Realised  

    A BANI THANI STYLE PORTRAIT OF A LADY, KISHANGARH, 1780
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, the young woman shown holding a flower in her henna-dyed fingers and wearing elaborate pearl jewelery and clothes, within pink border - 12 1/2 x 8 3/4in (31.8 c 22.3cm)


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