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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 336

    A QAJAR LACQUER PAPIER MACHE QALAMDAN, IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A QAJAR LACQUER PAPIER MACHE QALAMDAN, IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    With rounded ends and sliding tray, the top with panels depicting a polo player, hunstman and mother and child, the sides with landscape scenes - 9in (22.8cm) long


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    Provenance

    Ex. Alsdorf Collection, USA
    The late Mr Alsdorf was Chairman to The Art Institute of Chicago. He collected in the 1960's and 1970's and many items were donated to the Museum