Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Archives : Collectibles : Pre 1837 VR item #193202 (stock #2948)
Hawkes, Asian Art
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‘BISHOP’S BONE’ or ‘WESLEY’. EARLY 19TH CENTURY

A natural bone cleverly painted to depict a clerical figure, perhaps the famous preacher John Wesley. A similar example is illustrated in:

Brears, P., 1989. North Country Folk Art...

All Items : Archives : Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1940 item #189298 (stock #2935)
Hawkes, Asian Art
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INDIAN PRINCELY STATE, BAHAWALPUR, PRESENTATION, 1935.

This document is a photograph album containing 23 large photographs, the cover inscribed with the following:

BAHAWALPUR. ON THE OCCASION OF A VISIT OF HIS EXCELLENCY FIELD MARSHAL SIR PHILLIP E. CHETWODE, BART, G.C.B., G.C.S.I., K.C.M.G., D.S.O., COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF IN INDIA. PRESENTATION AND TROOPING OF THE COLOURS, 1ST. BAHAWALPUR INFANTRY (SADIQ BATTALION) ON THE 13TH JANUARY 1935

H. P...