11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
TWO QAJAR RUSSIAN TYPE LACQUER PAPIER MACHE QALAMDANS, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
The first of rectangular form with integrated paintbox, decorated to top with portrait of young girl and to sides with architectural scenes on a green ground with gilt floral decoration; the second with rounded ends and sliding tray, decorated with portraits, landscape scenes with elephants on a brown ground - largest 9in (23cm) long (2)
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