Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 42
Mughal School
  • Mughal School

42

Mughal School

POSSIBLY DECCAN, AHMEDABAD, PORTRAIT OF A COURTLY GENTLEMAN, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

Ink and tempera on paper
8.7" x 5.7" — 22 x 14.5 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,800

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