• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 634

    TWO GIRLS WITH FIREWORKS, AND A DURGA, BIKANER, CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO GIRLS WITH FIREWORKS, AND A DURGA, BIKANER, CIRCA 1770
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, the first depicting two young women one wearing a crown on a green ground - 10.7 x 6.5cm; the second depicting Durga seated on a throne on a terrace - 12.1 x 8.4cm (2)


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    Please note that the painting of the girls with fireworks bears the stamp of the personal collection of the Maharajah of Bikaner