London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
Groom leading a horse
Central India, 18th century
gouache heightened with gold on paper, the pale bay horse with hennaed legs and tail, wearing an ornate rug and bridle, prancing behind a groom wearing white dress, pale blue ground, grass below, later black ruled borders, on buff leaf - 16.5 x 22cm.
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