Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 39
Deccan School
  • Deccan School
  • Deccan School

39

Deccan School

DOUBLE SIDED LEAF, 17TH AND 18TH CENTURY

Tempera on paper laid down on late 19th century decorated card. First side, possibly Bikaner, Portrait of a Sadhu, the reverse a portrait of a nobleman
including borders 17.7" x 11" — 45 x 28 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $18,000

Provenance:

A Toronto Private Collection of South Asian Miniatures (Lots 38-52)
Acquired directly from the Estate of Theordore Allen Heinrich (1910-1981). Professor Heinrich was an art historian, curator and educator. From 1955 to 1962, he was the director of the Royal Ontario Museum, and afterwards he taught art history at the University of Saskatchewan and York University.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art