A MACABOO THRUSH
THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE ANTHONY HOBSON
A MACABOO THRUSH

SHAYKH ZAYN AL-DIN, CALCUTTA, INDIA, 1782

Details
A MACABOO THRUSH
SHAYKH ZAYN AL-DIN, CALCUTTA, INDIA, 1782
Pencil and watercolour on European paper, with gum arabic, heightened with bodycolour, numbered '141' in top left corner, inscribed 'In the Collection of Lady Impey, Painted by Shaykh Zayn al-Din Native of Patna 1782' and with identification inscription in Urdu in the lower left corner, with paper mounted, framed, reverse with old identification label
20 ½ x 29 3/8in. (52.1 x 74.6cm.); 23 ¾ x 32 ¾in. (60.3 x 83.2cm.) overall
Provenance
The Linnaen Society since 1855 which sold at Sotheby's, London, 10 June, 1963, lot 30
Sale room notice
Please note that the provenance of this lot is: The Linnaen Society, Sotheby's, London, 10 June, 1963, lot 30

Brought to you by

Romain Pingannaud
Romain Pingannaud
;

Related Articles

View all
12 great works of Islamic art  auction at Christies
Why Lucas Cranach’s The Nymph  auction at Christies
‘Art’s true value is to be of  auction at Christies

More from Arts of India

View All
View All