• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 643

    SIX COSTUME STUDIES, TANJORE SCHOOL, CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    SIX COSTUME STUDIES, TANJORE SCHOOL, CIRCA 1810
    Watercolour and black ink heightened with gilt on paper, depicting Indian men with their wives including a Hindu noble man with his wife (illustration); a Shiva devotee with his wife; a lampbearer with his wife; a professional messenger with his wife; a builder with his wife; and a soldier of the Madras Native Infantry with his wife, mounted, glazed and framed - 13 x 8 1/4in (33 x 22.3cm) and smaller (6)


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