Asian Auction

June 04, 2012

LOT 59
Marwar School
  • Marwar School

59

Marwar School

MAHARAJA GAI SINGH OF BIKANER ON HORSEBACK, CIRCA 1760

Pigment and gold on paper
sight 9.6" x 8.1" — 24.5 x 20.5 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Gai Singh of Bikaner (reign 1745-1787). Compare with another portrait of the figure in Daljeet’s ‘Four Centuries of Rajput Painting’ (Skira, 2009), page 92.

Provenance:

Lot 56 to 65: South Asian Miniatures from a Toronto Private Collection
Acquired from London England in the 1950’s and 1960’s, thence by descent within the family.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art