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Auction 2927B

September 16, 2016 11:00AM

09-16-2016 09-16-2016

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Miniature Portrait of a Mughal Ruler

Miniature Portrait of a Mughal Ruler

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$308$250

Miniature Portrait of a Mughal Ruler, India, 19th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, wearing a floral patterned yellow jama and holding two arrows in his hand, a bow over his shoulder, with a More ...

Miniature Painting Depicting Lovers

Miniature Painting Depicting Lovers

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Miniature Painting Depicting Lovers, India, 18th/19th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, the couple embracing in a palace overlooking a garden, wearing court attire, matted, framed, and More ...

Miniature Painting of a Composite Animal

Miniature Painting of a Composite Animal

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Miniature Painting of a Composite Animal, India, 19th century, opaque color, silver, and gold on paper, a winged angel, peri, with a harp, riding a camel made up of other animals and human figures, More ...

Two Miniature Paintings

Two Miniature Paintings

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Miniature Paintings, India, 19th/20th century, color and gold on paper, one depicting Krishna seated on a tiger skin holding a bowl in one hand, the other depicting a nude woman crouched under a More ...

Seven Sketches and Paintings

Seven Sketches and Paintings

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$615$500

Seven Sketches and Paintings, India, 18th to 20th century, ink, gold, and color on paper, a drawing of a kneeling ruler with polychrome turban, a sketch of a group of ladies carrying water, a More ...

Painting Depicting Two Dancers

Painting Depicting Two Dancers

Lot:
6
Unsold
 

Painting Depicting Two Dancers, India, late 19th/early 20th century, Nathdwara school, opaque color and gold on cloth, two female dancers with ornate jewelry and hennaed hands beneath banana leaves, More ...

Miniature Painting

Miniature Painting

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Miniature Painting, India, Mughal-style, depicting a court scene with chess players and audience, in a rectangular panel surrounded with border with a continuous landscape of illustrated stories, More ...

Pair of Miniature Paintings

Pair of Miniature Paintings

Lot:
8
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Pair of Miniature Paintings, possibly Mughal, color and gold on paper, each depicting a narrative scene telling the story of Layla and Majnun, with an inscription in white above each inside a lined More ...

Miniature Painting

Miniature Painting

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Miniature Painting, India, depicting a bearded hermit figure, seated almost naked on a woven floor mat, holding prayer beads in his left hand, gouache on paper, frame and glazed, sight 6 1/8 x 3 5/8 More ...

Three Miniature Paintings

Three Miniature Paintings

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$615$500

Three Miniature Paintings, India, one depicting a couple with an older man sitting with a book in his left hand and a wine cup in his right, the painting roughly cut and pasted in a sheer paper mat More ...

Miniature Painting Depicting Tiger Hunting

Miniature Painting Depicting Tiger Hunting

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$123$100

Miniature Painting Depicting Tiger Hunting, India, 19th/20th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, three hunters sitting on a tree platform, one holding a gun, while four tigers roam below, with More ...

Miniature Painting Depicting Krishna Dancing

Miniature Painting Depicting Krishna Dancing

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$246$200

Miniature Painting Depicting Krishna Dancing, India, 19th/20th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, with two female attendants, surrounded by color and line borders, framed and glazed, sight More ...

Stone Head of a Deity

Stone Head of a Deity

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$277$225

Stone Head of a Deity, India, 10th/11th century style, possibly depicting Shiva, with almond-shaped eyes and arched brows, with an ornate conical headdress, mounted on a wood stand, ht. 11 1/8 More ...

Bronze Shiva Plaque

Bronze Shiva Plaque

Lot:
14
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Bronze Shiva Plaque, India, the deity depicted in relief holding a ritual conch and axe, with a snake above his headdress and a sacred cow and lingam above each shoulder, flanked by two smaller More ...

Bronze Jain Shrine

Bronze Jain Shrine

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$431$350

Bronze Jain Shrine, India, enshrining a seated Jina along with other deities seated in multiple tiers, finely carved and partially polished with metal inlaid details, inscribed in Indian to the back More ...

Large Bronze Handled Pot

Large Bronze Handled Pot

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Bronze Handled Pot, India, bulbous round form with large ring handles at the mouth rim, the body decorated with incised bands containing various floral motifs, ht. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Two Framed Lintel Friezes

Two Framed Lintel Friezes

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Framed Lintel Friezes, India, one with a central depiction of Lakshmi with elephants on either side pouring water and attendants and half-bird, half-female figures playing musical instruments, More ...

Silver-plated Copper Repousse Cup

Silver-plated Copper Repousse Cup

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$154$125

Silver-plated Copper Repousse Cup, splayed tubular, with flange rim, decorated in repoussé with four mythological deities, some of which with fishtails, in a frieze with four lobed panels, chased More ...

Large Turquoise and Black Bowl

Large Turquoise and Black Bowl

Lot:
19
Unsold
 

Large Turquoise and Black Bowl, Persia, possibly 17th century, with slanted sides and rounded bottom, on a short raised foot, the exterior decorated with geometric designs in a diaper band between More ...

Kashan Rooster-headed Lustre Pitcher

Kashan Rooster-headed Lustre Pitcher

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Kashan Rooster-headed Lustre Pitcher, Persia, possibly 13th/14th century, quatrefoil ribbed body with molded human forms on four sides, the neck narrowing and flaring to end in a molded rooster-head More ...

Pair of Polychrome Pottery Cats

Pair of Polychrome Pottery Cats

Lot:
21
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Pair of Polychrome Pottery Cats, Persia, possibly Qajar, 19th/20th century, each cat seated on a turquoise glazed pillow, one cat decorated with stripes, the other with spots in black, purple, and More ...

Blue and White Tulip Vase

Blue and White Tulip Vase

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$246$200

Blue and White Tulip Vase, Persia, possibly 17th century, meiping-shape with long trumpet mouth, three trumpet-shaped spouts around shoulder, decorated with floral design and foliate lappets with More ...

Octagonal Iznik Tile

Octagonal Iznik Tile

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$431$350

Octagonal Iznik Tile, possibly Syria, 18th/19th century, decorated with an intertwining flowerhead and leaf motif in turquoise, cobalt blue and brown glaze, dia. 10 in. More ...

Light Green Pottery Bowl

Light Green Pottery Bowl

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$123$100

Light Green Pottery Bowl, Middle East, conical, with flanged rim on a stem foot with a hole, the interior decorated with a floral arabesque design in sections below a patterned band around the rim, More ...

Large Beige-glazed Pottery Bowl

Large Beige-glazed Pottery Bowl

Lot:
25
Unsold
 

Large Beige-glazed Pottery Bowl, Morocco, funnel form on a stem foot (with a hole), decorated with a floral and foliate design in sections below a patterned band, the exterior with a broad band of More ...

Damascus Pottery Tile

Damascus Pottery Tile

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$923$750

Damascus Pottery Tile, Ottoman Syria, possibly 17th century, square form with bird and flower design in turquoise, cobalt blue, green, purple, and black, 9 1/8 x 9 x 1 1/4 in. Provenance: The More ...

Turquoise-glazed Damascus Dish

Turquoise-glazed Damascus Dish

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$369$300

Turquoise-glazed Damascus Dish, Ottoman Syria, possibly 17th century, low bowl shape with flanged rim, on a raised bisque stand, painted with dots and bold lines in underglaze black, ht. 2 7/8, dia. More ...

Turquoise Blue and Black Deep Bowl

Turquoise Blue and Black Deep Bowl

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$215$175

Turquoise Blue and Black Deep Bowl, Middle East, with flanged band rim, on a raised bisque foot, decorated with painted geometric patterns, swirls, and trellis in shaped panels and bands, (restored More ...

Large Beige and Blue Plate

Large Beige and Blue Plate

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$923$750

Large Beige and Blue Plate, Morocco, possibly 18th/19th century, with rounded well and slanted sides, on a short splayed foot, decorated with floral medallions in the well encircled with bands of More ...

Turquoise and Cobalt Blue Kutahya Plate

Turquoise and Cobalt Blue Kutahya Plate

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$369$300

Turquoise and Cobalt Blue Kutahya Plate, Turkey, possibly 18th century, with slightly angled sides, on flat bisque base, the interior painted with a star medallion in the center encircled with More ...