International Art Auction

June 18, 2013

LOT 200

Lot 200

Muhammed Abdur Rahman Chughtai (1894-1975)

Muhammed Abdur Rahman Chughtai (1894-1975)
Lot 200 Details
Muhammed Abdur Rahman Chughtai (1894-1975), Pakistani


Watercolour; titled and dated circa 1950 at Lahore, certified by the artist’s son, Arif Rahman Chughtai on 2nd Oct. 2012, and stamped by the Chughtai Museum Trust, Lahore, Pakistan verso
12.25" x 11" — 31.1 x 27.9 cm.

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $9,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


The artist’s son notes that this study is part of a series of about 50 profiles of people executed by his father during the 1950’s.


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LOT 200

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  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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