Asian Art Auction

June 09 - 14, 2018

LOT 401

Lot 401

An Indian Miniature Painting of Acrobats, 18th Century

An Indian Miniature Painting of Acrobats, 18th Century
Lot 401 Details
An Indian Miniature Painting of Acrobats, 18th Century

十八世紀印度 織細畫描繪雜技場景

A ‘Desakha Raga’ painting from a Ragamala series, depicting a man climbing down a pole surrounded by athletes in Medieval India, ink and colour on paper, framed
9.1 x 6.3 in — 23 x 16 cm

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $330
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 401

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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