• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 454

    AKBAR SEATED HOLDING PRAYER BEADS, FOLLOWER OF CHITARMAN, MUGHAL INDIA, PROBABLY LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    AKBAR SEATED HOLDING PRAYER BEADS, FOLLOWER OF CHITARMAN, MUGHAL INDIA, PROBABLY LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, showing Akbar seated on a golden chair under a parasol wearing an assortment of fine jewelery


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