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Miniature Portrait of a Mughal Ruler

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

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 red painted border, 11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $300-500

Minor creases leading to paint loss, few areas of minor paint loss.


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

Marion E. James, Miniature painting, Paper, Wasli, India

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