• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2195

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 839

    Two drawings of hunters

    INDIA, KOTAH, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    Two drawings of hunters
    India, Kotah, 18th century
    The first depicting a hunter at center shooting a tiger above, with men on horseback and in boats to the left and further animals and sea creatures to the right, the verso with four portraits, three of kings and one of a sage; the second depicting a hunter with his attendant kneeling at left and shooting a rifle to fell a deer at right, his horse and groomsman at upper left, all set within forested hills
    Watercolor, pen and ink on paper
    11 1/8 x 17 1/8 (28.3 x 43.7 cm.), the larger (2)


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