• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 518

    A PORTRAIT OF A RULER, RAJASTHAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A PORTRAIT OF A RULER, RAJASTHAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, shown seated on an elaborate silver and gold throne supported by four lions, wearing white robes with gold detail, holding a string of pearls and a green turban ornament, with a black turban and curling moustache, mounted, glazed and framed - miniature 13 1/2 x 9 1/2in (34.5 x 25cm)


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