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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 68

    PORTRAIT OF A RAJA, KOTAH, CIRCA 1840

    Price Realised  

    PORTRAIT OF A RAJA, KOTAH, CIRCA 1840
    Gouache on paper, shown holding a sword and shield, wearing an elaborate emerald and pearl necklace, pink turban with pearls, elaborate bracelets and bazuband, the gold and pearl details in raised decoration, on a cobalt blue ground within an architectural surround, yellow and red border - 14 3/4 x 10 3/4in (37.5 x 27.4cm)


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