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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 706

    Siyah Kalam of a courtier

    INDIA, BIKANER, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    Siyah Kalam of a courtier
    India, Bikaner, late 18th century
    A tall, thin courtier depicted in profile with a full beard and lotus-shaped eyes, wearing green garments and holding red sword scabbard
    Pen and ink heightened with red and green on wasli
    6 7/8 x 5 in. (17.4 x 12.6 cm.)


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