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Miniature Painting of a Composite Animal

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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

Description:

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, matted, framed and glazed, sight size 11 x 8 1/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $700-900

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

Marion E. James, African cuisine, Camel, Camelids, Food and drink, Halal food, Livestock, Matte, Middle Eastern cuisine, Miniature painting, Mythology, Peri, India

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