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PROPERTY FROM THE LANIER COLLECTION

A CHARGING ELEPHANT WITH HIS MAHOUT
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
270

PROPERTY FROM THE LANIER COLLECTION

A CHARGING ELEPHANT WITH HIS MAHOUT
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art Including Property from The Cleveland Museum of Art

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A CHARGING ELEPHANT WITH HIS MAHOUT
Ink and black chalk on pricked and pounced paper 
image: 10 3/4 by 15 in. (25.4 by 38.1 cm)
India, Rajasthan, Bundi, early 18th Century
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Provenance

Acquired 1987

Catalogue Note

An impressive and powerful elephant has broken his chains and begins to run free as his mahout sits atop with his sharp goad poised in an attempt to restrain him.

For a related work, see M. C. Beach, Rajput Painting at Bundi and Kota, Ascona, 1974, fig. 74, pl. LXXV.

Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art Including Property from The Cleveland Museum of Art

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