• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 595

    AN ILLUSTRATION FROM THE MEG MALAHAR RAGINI AND PORTRAIT OF A SAINT, BIKANER, CIRCA 1760 AND 1700

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    AN ILLUSTRATION FROM THE MEG MALAHAR RAGINI AND PORTRAIT OF A SAINT, BIKANER, CIRCA 1760 AND 1700
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, the first depicting Krishna dancing with two female musicians, mountains behind and peacocks either side, stormy clouds above - 21.7 x 17.2cm; the second depicting the saint seated on a boulder wearing a crown and preaching to animals - 18.5 x 14.3cm (2)


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