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A Group of Eight illustrations from a Nayika Series
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LOT SOLD. 60,000 USD
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7
A Group of Eight illustrations from a Nayika Series
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 60,000 USD
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A Group of Eight illustrations from a Nayika Series
The group of illustrations depicting the various moods and nuances of lovers personified as Radha and Krishna. This is a subject that was particularly popular in the Punjab Hills ateliers.
Opaque watercolor heightened with gold on paper
image 8 1/2 by 6 1/4 in. (21.6 by 15.9 cm.) and slightly smaller
folio 12 by 9 3/4 in. (30.5 by 24.9 cm.) and slightly smaller, [8], unframed, 4 illustrated
circa 1820
India, Kangra
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Catalogue Note

For other illustrations from the same series see Sotheby's New York, April 1, 2005, lot 125 and Sotheby's New York, March 29, 2006, lot 162.

Indian Art Including Miniatures & Modern Indian Paintings

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