London, South Kensington
12 October 2000
PORTRAIT OF A LADY WITH A DOG
Delhi, 19th century
gouache heightened with gold on ivory, oval bust portrait of a young woman wearing white and gold, holding a small dog or puppy against her chest, glazed, in Indian pierced silver frame with suspension chain, (light rubbing at one side, negligible wear) - 10.6 x 7.9cm.
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