14 September 2010
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A double-sided painting of lovers and the Virgin Mary
India, Mughal, possibly Oudh, 1750-60
One side with the embracing lovers seated on a bed in a candle-lit room; the other with the Virgin Mary feeding the Christ Child
Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
8 x 4¾ in. (20.2 x 12 cm.), framed
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