A deity
gouache heightened with gold on paper, in an archway with rolled drape above, wearing orange jama and ornate headdress the four armed deity stands holding its attributes including a shell, gold and blue meandering vine border within gold and white rules, on gold leaf painted with polychrome flowering vine border and carnation sprays, India, probably 18th century - 7 x 3½in .(17.6 x 8.9cm.); an equestrian portrait of a noble, supposedly Shah Jehan, in blue and gold border on pink leaf - 9 x 6¾in. (22.8 x 17.3cm.); and an illustrated folio from a manuscript, showing a king watching two men saw wood, four columns of nasta'liq, illuminated margin - 14½ x 8¾in. (36.7 x 22.4cm.), both Delhi, 19th century (3)

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