August 21 — 26, 2021
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET
Rajasthan School, Two Princesses on Horses, 18th/19th Century
Acquired from the Estate of Theodore 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. Professor Heinrich was also a member of the illustrious 'Monuments Men', who were tasked with protecting and safeguarding some of the world's most important artistic and cultural treasures during the Second World War.