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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 479

    A painting from the Kakubha Ragini

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN, RAGHUGARH, CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    A painting from the Kakubha Ragini
    India, Rajasthan, Raghugarh, circa 1760
    Depicting a maiden walking through the forest and holding two lotuses, a peacock at her feet, with paired birds in the river before her
    Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
    7 7/8 x 4 3/8 in. (20 x 10.9 cm.), framed


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    Provenance

    Doris Wiener Gallery, acquired 27 January 1976


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    W. Kauffmann, The Ragas of North India, p. 165