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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 713

    A Lady Drinking Snake Venom

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Lady Drinking Snake Venom
    India, Rajasthan, 17th century
    A woman seated on a rug holding her goblet up to a snake wound around at tree, an inscription in the top margin
    Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
    7¾ in. (19.5 cm.), each side


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