16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 162
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
A QAJAR WATERCOLOUR, IRAN, CIRCA 1820-40
Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting a man and woman standing on a balcony overlooking a garden with architecture to the distance, a group of men peering back at them, four lines of nasta'liq below, with gilt floral margins, glazed and framed - 12 7/8 x 8 1/2in (32.5 x 21.5cm)
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