AUTHENTIC INDIAN MUGHAL PAINTING OF A PRINCESS AND DEER. 18th century or earlier. Pigments and gold on paper, later remounted as an album leaf, 29 x 19 overall. Verso showing calligraphy with marbled surround. Staining to front, border scuffed, edges bumped. Unframed
Large Sri Cakra Yantra surrounded by 12 different yantras.
Ink on paper with pencil titles beneath. 88 x88 cm. Folded in to smaller square, undated. Generally good condition, faded and stained at top, no loss of image.
Genuine large Kalighat painting. A Chalchitra is a painted frieze that goes above a statue of Durga during puja.
24 different figures, lions, elephants and horses.
Waterbased pigments on newspaper dated 1963.
Diameter 170 cm maximum height of scroll 30cm. Currently in 2 pieces, surface scuffed and edges frayed as shown.
410 X 135 cm. Signs of old repairs, $$faded at base. I cannot read date if contained in central inscription, estimated to be early 20th century or earlier.
"Phadas are large cloth folk paintings carried from village to village by bhopas (storytellers) of the Nayak tribe in Rajasthan, Northern Gujarat and Western Madhya Pradesh. depicting legendary tales of famous persons who have usually attained divine status and are given the respect and honor due a divinity. Phada painting is a heredit ...click for details
Original Indo/Persian painting with marbled card border. Identified as NADIR SHAH AFSHAH (1688-1748).
Undated, estimated to be mid 19th century or earlier. 35 x 25 cm overall, in new double thick card mount. Good condition, some scuffing to corners of marble border.
Large Jain painted cosmological diagram. Colored inks and text on thick paper.
60 x 60 cm. Undated, estimated to be 19th century or earlier. Areas of professional restauration. Can be viewed in central London.
Group of 19 different Indian painted clay figurines, including Gandhi. Good condition, small areas of restauration and repainting. Approx 10 cm high. Undated, estimated to be early to mid 20th century.
Suite of five Company School Indian paintings. Watercolour on European paper. Depicting trades and occupations.
early 19th century. Good condition, slightly trimmed. Ink inscriptions on reverse. 15.5 x 8.5 cm. Unframed