• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 205

    A PAIR OF QAJAR REPOUSSÉ SILVER AND PAINTED MIRRORS, IRAN, 19TH/20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF QAJAR REPOUSSÉ SILVER AND PAINTED MIRRORS, IRAN, 19TH/20TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular form, the silver frame profusely decorated with floral motifs and figures, with painted miniatures on lacquer ground within cartouches depicting figures of men and women on a black ground, the reverse with silver repoussé panelling - 26 1/2 x 19in (67.2 x 48.5cm) (2)


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