10 June 2009
From the Collection of the late Giles Eyre Esq.
Jamini Roy (1887-1972)
signed in Bengali (lower right)
gouache on paper
14 5/8 x 9½ in. (37.2 x 24 cm.)
Acquired directly from the artist in 1947 by Giles Eyre Esq., formerly of Hartnoll & Eyre, London then Eyre & Hobhouse, London and author of the introduction to M. Archer and W. G. Archer ed., India Served and Observed, London, 1994
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Ahead of our Paris sale on 10 September, Meredith Etherington-Smith salutes three generations of collectors from one family
What a newcomer needs to know about the highly collectable, grain-based liquor served at all Chinese state banquets