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Painting of a Procession with an Elephant

Auction:
2837T
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2837T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 10, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Painting of a Procession with an Elephant, India, 20th century, watercolor and gold on paper, depicting an elephant wearing a howdah and carrying a ruler and attendants, the elephant forming part of a larger procession of men on foot, framed and glazed, painting 13 3/4 x 11 in.
Estimate $200-300

Few creases at edges otherwise good condition, not examined out of frame.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

India, Ceremonies, Elephants, Golden Howdah, Howdah, Procession, Walking, Watercolor painting

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