Lot 200
  • 200

Two reverse glass paintings: a Persian maiden and an officer with a Persian maiden, Persia, Qajar, 19th century

6,000 - 8,000 GBP
9,375 GBP
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  • gouache on mirror and wood frame
  • 39.5 by 35cm. 
    56.5 by 37cm. 

glass painted in reverse, the smaller, rectangular painting with an officer and maiden painted with gold ornamental details, in a wooden frame painted with polychrome floral borders, old collector's numbers written to reverse; the larger featuring a maiden holding a fruit in an oval frame with floral interstices, within a mirrored painted wooden frame