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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1337

    A painting of Entertainment on a Terrace


    Price Realised  


    A painting of Entertainment on a Terrace
    India, Rajasthan, 18th century
    Depicting a king with his companion seated on a marble terrace
    under the night sky, singers and musicians opposite and attendants
    on both sides, a bed being prepared inside the palace and women
    at the windows above, a lush green landscape and pink rocks in
    the background, signed "Rafi' al-Din" at left of stairs
    Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
    11½ x 14 in. (29.2 x 35.5 cm.)

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    Signed "Rafi' al-Din" below, left of the stairs.


    Doris Wiener Gallery, New York, before 2000

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Charles W. Banta