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Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Prince

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Prince, India, 18th/19th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, seated in a palace setting with an attendant waving a fan, signed at upper left, framed and glazed, 8 x 5 1/8 in.

Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., June 30th, 1980, Lot 48.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Not examined out of frame. Minor color transfer, abrasion to paper, gilt and pigment 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

Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., India, Arts, Illuminated manuscripts, Miniature, Miniature painting, Mughal painting, Paper, Visual arts, Wasli

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