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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 339

    TWO QAJAR RUSSIAN TYPE LACQUER PAPIER MACHE QALAMDANS, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    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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