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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 376

    A FINE LACQUERED PAPIER-MÂCHÉ PADDLE

    KASHMIR, PROBABLY SRINAGAR, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A FINE LACQUERED PAPIER-MÂCHÉ PADDLE
    KASHMIR, PROBABLY SRINAGAR, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The polychrome painted decoration consisting of a large floral spray on dense floral ground
    20 7/8in. (53cm.) high


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    A closely related lacquered fan with dense polychrome floral decoration outlined in gold and attributed to Kashmir, 19th century, is now kept in the Khalili collection (Nasser D. Khalili, B.W. Robinson and Tim Stanley, Lacquer of the Islamic Lands, vol.1, London, 1997, cat. 216, p. 259-261).

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    Please note that this lot is a Kashmiri paddle and not as described in the printed catalogue.