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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 425

    A GROUP OF THREE SIKH MINIATURES, NORTH INDIA, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF THREE SIKH MINIATURES, NORTH INDIA, 19TH CENTURY
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, the first depicting Guru Nanek kneeling with sword at his side on a multi-coloured striped carpet on an open terrace with attendants; the second with supplicants before an enthroned ruler, behind a veiled woman with red gilt sari, cows in the background; the third with two men in a pavilion, a variety of food and spices and scales outside - each approx. 9 x 7in (22.8 x 17.7cm) (3)


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