• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 472

    TWO LARGE KOTAH PREPATORY SKETCHES OF PALACE SCENES, INDIA, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO LARGE KOTAH PREPATORY SKETCHES OF PALACE SCENES, INDIA, 18TH CENTURY
    Ink and pigments on paper, the first depicting a royal couple being attended by courtiers in a series of scenes within a large palace, a river to foreground; the second a display of elephant fighting before a ruler, the colouring of the paintings indicated by dabs of pigment, both mounted, glazed and framed - 24 x 31in (61 x 78.5cm) (2)


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