Property from a Distinguished Private Collection
A GROUP OF THREE POUNCES, NORTH INDIA, 18TH-19TH CENTURY
ink on paper with pin-holes
A: 23.6 by 32.1cm.
B: 19.2 by 16cm.
C: 22.6 by 29.5cm.
Some mounted on buff paper, minor restorations, some stains and smudges, the borders are irregular and the reverse occasionally with marks, as viewed.
"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."
Ex-collection Stuart Cary Welch (d.2008), sold in these rooms, 31 May 2011, lot 37 (A, B and E).
A. A prince shooting boar from a pavilion, Bundi of Kotah, 18th century.
B. A prince and a lady in a pavilion, possibly a Ragamala illustration, Marwar, 18th century.
C. A Husband discovers his unfaithful wife and her lover, Jodhpur, first half 19th century.