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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 277

    A WATERCOLOUR PORTRAIT OF ABBAS MIRZA

    QAJAR IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WATERCOLOUR PORTRAIT OF ABBAS MIRZA
    QAJAR IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    After Robert Ker together with three watercolours of mounted hunters, each framed and glazed
    The portrait 14 x 11 ¼in. ( 35.6 x 28.6cm.); the larger hunting scene 15 ¼ x 13 ¾in. (38.7 x 34.9cm.)


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