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    Sale 2112

    The Scholar's Vision: The Pal Family Collection

    20 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 242

    A portrait of a Ruler

    INDIA, LUCKNOW, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A portrait of a Ruler
    India, Lucknow, early 19th century
    A healthy-sized sovereign seated at a window, dressed in a green achkan and wearing gold and pearl jewelry, with an inscription in the margin at top
    Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
    7 7/8 x 5¼ in. (20 x 13.3 cm.), image
    11½ x 7½ in. (29.2 x 19 cm.), with borders


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