© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AB0319-1139
AN INDIAN MINIATURE PAINTING OF A PRINCELY MAN AND HIS MISTRESS
Miniature painting, gouache and gold on paper
India, around 18th to 19th century

The figures are seated on a high pedestal, both with a golden diadem and feathers. A golden sword is attached to the belt of the male figure with light blue robe. His hands stretched out to touch the female figure seated opposite, dressed in a red garment, a scarf draped around her body. A golden water vessel can be seen behind the man and an older female figure is stretching on the left. Almost half of this book page shows elegant Persian inscriptions, the back page shows only text.

Dimensions: SHEET SIZE 28.6 x 18.12 CM
Condition: Medium good condition, matted
Provenance: Old Indian-German collection in Berlin

Nachverkauf:  € 750

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