• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 191

    An equestrian painting of the Prince of Mewar with followers

    INDIA, MEWAR, CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An equestrian painting of the Prince of Mewar with followers
    India, Mewar, circa 1765
    The prince dressed in a white angarkha over striped pyjamas secured with a maroon and gold brocade kammerband, seated astride an elegantly caprisioned horse and surrounded by men holding shields and swords, against a hilly green landscape with a dark sky above, all surrounded by red borders
    Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
    15 x 10¼ in. (38 x 26 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private Florida Collection