• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    A GARDEN PARTY

    SHIRAZ, IRAN, 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GARDEN PARTY
    SHIRAZ, IRAN, 16TH CENTURY
    Gouache heightened with gold on paper, a jovial garden party with figures in brightly coloured robes preparing food, playing music, sharing food and embracing, around them a dense foliate landscape with a stream running through, between minor gold and white rules, three sides of the border with fine gold and polychrome illumination, mounted, framed and glazed
    Miniature 6 5/8 x 4 3/8in. (16.9 x 11.3cm.); folio 8½ x 5¾in. (21.4 x 14.5cm.)


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