• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 399

    A GROUP OF PORTRAITS ON IVORY OF MUGHAL RULERS AND PRINCESSES, INDIA, CIRCA 1870

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    A GROUP OF PORTRAITS ON IVORY OF MUGHAL RULERS AND PRINCESSES, INDIA, CIRCA 1870
    Each within a gold oval frame, depicting among others Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Maharaja Dulip Singh, a pietra dura bird below, all mounted on a black velvet board - each approx. 1 1/2in (3.8cm) diameter (7)


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