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    Sale 2112

    The Scholar's Vision: The Pal Family Collection

    20 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 211

    Yogini with dog

    INDIA, BIKANER, CIRCA 1773

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    Yogini with dog
    India, Bikaner, circa 1773
    The yogini seated on a rock beneath a tree, his bag hanging from a branch at right, with vessels and a dog at his feet
    Opaque and transparent pigments on wasli, Bikaner royal collection stamp on verso
    5½ x 2½ (14 x 6.3 cm.), image
    10¾ x 6½ in. (27.3 x 16.5 cm.)


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    Inscribed on verso, translated to "I am giving this as a gift to the crown prince on the occasion of Diwali, Ustad Qasim."