• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 120

    A STANDING FIGURE

    STYLE OF REZA ABBASI, ISFAHAN SCHOOL, IRAN, FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A STANDING FIGURE
    STYLE OF REZA ABBASI, ISFAHAN SCHOOL, IRAN, FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY
    Gouache heightened with gold on paper, a single figure stands wearing gold illuminated purple robe, gold sash, yellow cloak and red turban, one hand holds up the cloak, the other holds a small gold cup, with light gold floral illumination around, laid down between gold and polychrome rules on wide gold speckled borders with coloured palmettes, slight scuffing, mounted, framed and glazed
    Miniature 6¾ x 3¼in. (16.7 x 8.4cm.); folio 11 x 7in. (28.2 x 17.7cm.)


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