• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 207

    A painting of a Yogini with a peacock feather

    INDIA, BIKANER, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A painting of a Yogini with a peacock feather
    India, Bikaner, 18th century
    The yogini wearing a gold brocade coat over a sheer chemise and red striped pyjamas, holding a cane and a peackock fan, against a green background with flowers, the royal Bikaner cartouche on the verso
    6½ x 3½ in. (16.5 x 8.9 cm.), image
    7 7/8 x 5 in. (20 x 12.7 cm.), folio


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    Provenance

    Bikaner Royal Collection
    Private Swiss Collection, 1970s


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR