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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 440

    DURBAR OF AKBAR II, INDIA, DELHI, CIRCA 1850

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    DURBAR OF AKBAR II, INDIA, DELHI, CIRCA 1850
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting the Emperor seated on his throne in the Diwan-i-Khas of the palace at Delhi, the Princes of the Blood Royal stands near him, on his left Mirza Jahangir Bahadur, Mirza Babar Shib, Mirza Hussain Bahadur and Mirza Abu Zafar, also included amongst various other nobles is the British Resident at Delhi Sir David Ochterlony, mounted, glazed and framed - miniature 9 x 7 1/4in (22.8 x 18.5cm)


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