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    Sale 12172

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    13 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 269

    Krishna and Radha play Parcheesi

    INDIA, DECCAN, HYDERABAD, CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Krishna and Radha play Parcheesi
    India, Deccan, Hyderabad, circa 1760
    The verso with a short inscription in devanagari; a typed label with “No. 7,” possibly from an exhibition; and two circular collection stamps, one illegible and the other in aniline dye reading “Huzur Office, Miraj Junior State.”
    Opaque pigments and gold on paper
    10 x 7 ½ in. (25.7 x 19 cm.), image
    14 x 10 ½ in. (34.8 x 26.5 cm.), folio


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Sotheby's London, 16 April 1984, lot 64.