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Seven Sketches and Paintings

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

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 painting of a woman dancing, a sketch of a woman carrying food, a painting of a Mughal procession scene, a drawing of Krishna surrounded by angelic beings, and an illustrated folio manuscript, three matted, three unframed, and one framed and glazed, sight size to 15 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Not examined out of frame, loose drawings toned, tear to upper left corner of portrait of ruler, stamped on reverse, restoration to worm damage on drawing of Krishna.


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Keywords

Marion E. James, Drawing, Sketch, India

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