Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 50
Mughal School
  • Mughal School

50

Mughal School

SHAH JAHAN AND MUMTAZ HUNTING NILGAI, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Tempera and watercolour on card with gilt Mughal-style borders
14.4" x 11.4" — 36.5 x 29 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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