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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 260

    ANGLO-INDIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1815

    A young officer of the Royal Horse Artillery, in blue coat with gold facings, blue bordered red collar, red sash around waist, frilled cravat and black stock; sky background

    Price Realised  

    ANGLO-INDIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1815
    A young officer of the Royal Horse Artillery, in blue coat with gold facings, blue bordered red collar, red sash around waist, frilled cravat and black stock; sky background
    on ivory
    oval, 3 7/8 in. (98 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount


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    An almost identical miniature, signed in Nastaliq, 'Shaykh Nur Muhammed', from the Edward Grosvenor Paine Collection was sold Christie's, London, 15 November 1996, lot 74.

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