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    Sale 11512

    South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art

    26 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 15

    ABDUR RAHMAN CHUGHTAI (1894-1975)

    Behind the Curtain

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ABDUR RAHMAN CHUGHTAI (1894-1975)
    Behind the Curtain
    signed and titled 'Rahman Chughtai, "Behind the Curtain"' (lower edge)
    etching on paper
    13½ x 15 in. (34.3 x 38.1 cm.) plate; 16½ x 18½ in. (42 x 47 cm.) sheet



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    Provenance

    Acquired from the Chughtai Museum Trust, Lahore, 1980


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION