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RAJASTHAN AND NORTHERN INDIA, LATE 18TH CENTURY - EARLY 19TH CENTURY | SIX INDIAN MINIATURES

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 5,000 EUR

RAJASTHAN AND NORTHERN INDIA, LATE 18TH CENTURY - EARLY 19TH CENTURY | SIX INDIAN MINIATURES

RAJASTHAN AND NORTHERN INDIA, LATE 18TH CENTURY - EARLY 19TH CENTURY | SIX INDIAN MINIATURES

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 5,000 EUR

Lot sold:

5,292

EUR

RAJASTHAN AND NORTHERN INDIA, LATE 18TH CENTURY - EARLY 19TH CENTURY

SIX INDIAN MINIATURES 


gouache and gold on cardboard

Episodes of Krishna's epics:

Rama and Lakshana with Visvamitra

Matsya saving his people during the great flood

Krishna child playing with a gopi

Vishnu and Lakshmi on the throne of lotus petals

Garuda facing Rama and Sita on their throne of lotus petals

Krishna during the Holi festival

From 13 cm to 36 cm

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RAJASTHAN ET INDE DU NORD, FIN DU XVIIIE SIÈCLE - DÉBUT DU XIXE SIÈCLE

SIX MINIATURES INDIENNES


gouache et or sur papier cartonné

Episodes de l'épopée de Krishna:

Rama et Lakshana accompagnés de Visvamitra

Matsya sauvant son peuple du déluge

Krishna enfant jouant avec une gopi

Vishnu et Lakshmi sur le trône de lotus

Garuda devant Rama and Sita sur leur trône de lotus

Krishna pendant le festival Holi (Ragmala Vasant)

De 13 cm à 36 cm

(i)        Colours are deeper in the reality than in the catalogue illustration, there are losses, scratches and abrasions to the pigments, there is a paint retouching mainly to the yellow and the green, all these are visible on the catalogue illustration

(ii)       Colours are deeper in the reality than in the catalogue illustration, there are stains, cracks, scratches and abrasions to the pigments, all these visible on the catalogue illustration

(iii)      Colours are faded, there are tears, stains and abrasions with losses to the pigments, all these are visible on the catalogue illustration

iv)       In an overall good condition, colours are accurate, there are stains and abrasions to the pigments, all these are visible on the catalogue illustration

(v)       In an overall good condition, colours are deeper in the reality, there are minor stains and abrasions to the pigments. All these are visible on the catalogue illustration

(vi)      In an overall good condition, colours are faded, there are minor abrasions to the pigments, all these are visible on the catalogue illustration

As viewed.


Dimensions of each miniature (order of appearance on the site)

(i) 36 x 27 cm

(ii) 13 x 20.5 cm

(iii) 19.5 x 14 cm

(iv) 32 x 23 cm

(v) 32 x 20.5 cm

(vi) 18.5 x 24 cm


"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."