9 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A PROVINCIAL MUGHAL PAINTING OF LEARNED MEN, CIRCA 1800
Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting four men seated in front of a tree, the ascetic wearing a red robe and holding a book open on his knees, two Muslim scholars facing him, and an ascetic of Eastern origin with beggars crutch, in the background a group of men weaving, with gold flecked pink border, mounted on gold flecked page - miniature 8 x 5 1/2in (20.3 x 14cm)
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