09-21-2012 09-21-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2613B Boston
September 21, 2012 11:00 AMCalender
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Miniature Painting

$1,823$1,500
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2613B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 21, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Miniature Painting, Persia, 17th century, depicting a warrior on horseback during a successful hunt, subduing a tiger with a spear while another tiger looked on, mounted in a 19th century border elaborately painted with figures at leisure in a forest teeming with birds and animals, framed, 15 x 12 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

miniature with minor loss of paint along the edges; border with minor crease and repaired tears to top corners