181
181
India
ROUND BOX
Estimate
2,0003,000
JUMP TO LOT
181
India
ROUND BOX
Estimate
2,0003,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Howard Hodgkin, Portrait of the Artist

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London

India
ROUND BOX
with hinged domed lid
mother of pearl
7 by 8cm., 2 3/4 by 3 1/8 in.
19th/20th century
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Provenance

Manuel Castilho Antiguidades, Olympia art fair, London

Catalogue Note

Although similar to the sixteenth-century mother of pearl wares from Gujarat, the decorative style of punching rings into the surface and the inclusion of a red paint inlay is twentieth century (see a comparable in the British Museum, London, inv. no. 1913,1222.41).

Howard Hodgkin, Portrait of the Artist

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London