Lot 11
  • 11

Jamini Roy

Estimate
12,000 - 18,000 GBP
Log in to view results
bidding is closed

Description

  • Jamini Roy
  • Untitled (King and Queen in Carriage)
  • Signed in Bengali lower right
  • Tempera on card laid on board
  • 50.9 x 84.3 cm. (20 x 33 ⅛ in.)

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by a private collector who taught at the Goethe Institute in Kolkata circa early 1970s

Thence by descent to the present owner

Condition

There is craquelure and paint lifting with small losses visible in the areas where the pigment has been thickly applied. The surface is undulated and water stains are visible throughout. Small abrasions with paper loss are also visible upon close inspection.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Close