• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 318

    A PORTRAIT OF NASSRUDDIN SHAH BY MUHAMMAD GAFARI NAKASHPASHI AND A MINIATURE BY MIRZABABA IBN SALEH, IRAN, CIRCA 1900

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    A PORTRAIT OF NASSRUDDIN SHAH BY MUHAMMAD GAFARI NAKASHPASHI AND A MINIATURE BY MIRZABABA IBN SALEH, IRAN, CIRCA 1900
    The first shown seated wearing military gear with red curtain behind and open view toward trees beyond, inscription cartouche to right and signature below chair - 11 x 8in (28 x 20.3cm); and a portrait of an old man and young woman in a landscape with architecture to distance, inscribed to left margin - 8 7/8 x 5 1/2in (22.3 x 14cm) (2)


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