11 juillet 2019

A European lady in Indian dress, Deccan, probably Golconda, second half 17th century

Lot 54. A European lady in Indian dress, Deccan, probably Golconda, second half 17th century. Painting 6 7/8 x 3 7/8 ins. (17.6 x 9.8 cm.); folio 15 ¼ x 10 ¾ ins. (38.6 x 27.4 cm.). Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 120,000. Price realised USD 137,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019  Opaque pigments and gold on paper, cream and pink borders, cream leaf, seal impression in lower right corner of Suhrab Khan khanazad Pad Shah Alamgir, verso with a late 17th century portrait of a nobleman. ... [Lire la suite]

27 janvier 2019

A large portrait of Umar Sheikh Mirza of Ferghana, India, Deccan, probably Golconda, circa 1700

Lot 128. A large portrait of Umar Sheikh Mirza of Ferghana, India, Deccan, probably Golconda, circa 1700, gouache with gold on paper, inscribed on reverse in black ink in Persian 'Sheikh Umar', in Devenagari  in red ink 'Umar Shyk…', and in black ink in Dutch 'Ommer Sjeigh varder van hamaon', framed; 42.8 by 27.2cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2017. Provenance: From an album probably commissioned in India by a Dutch traveller circa 1700.Sold... [Lire la suite]
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27 janvier 2019

A large portrait of Emperor Alamgir (Aurangzeb) at the age of sixty, India, Deccan, probably Golconda, circa 1700

Lot 127. A large portrait of Emperor Alamgir (Aurangzeb) at the age of sixty, India, Deccan, probably Golconda, circa 1700, gouache with gold on paper, inscribed on reverse in ink in Persian 'Aurangzeb' and in Latin 'Arangseeb etatis sue: 60 an', framed, 42.9 by 27.5cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2017. Provenance: From an album probably commissioned in India by a Dutch traveller circa 1700.Sold in these rooms  13/14 April 1976, lot... [Lire la suite]
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21 avril 2017

Jahangir offers jewels to Asaf Khan, India, Deccan, probably Golconda, late 17th century

Lot 126. Jahangir offers jewels to Asaf Khan, India, Deccan, probably Golconda, late 17th century. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 GBP. Lot sold  175,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's.  gouache with gold on paper, buff paper borders flecked with gold, reverse with a calligraphic exercise in black nast'aliq script on brown paper with wide green borders flecked with gold; painting: 40.5 by 56.8cm; with borders 44.8 by 59.6cm; calligraphic panel: 20.9 by 32.5cm. Note: This... [Lire la suite]
22 février 2016

Francesca Galloway at Asia Week New York 2016

A Youth in Persian Costume. India, Golconda, c. 1630-40. Opaque pigments with gold on paper. Folio: 28.5 x 19 cm; Painting: 20.4 x 13.2 cm © Francesca Galloway Krishna attempts to placate his annoyed beloved Radha. South India, Tirupati, 1720-30. Opaque watercolor on paper. 27.5 x 19.4 cm © Francesca Galloway Isfandiyar slays the dragon, from Firdausi's Shahnameh. Shiraz, c. 1580-85. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. Folio: 42.5 x 26.7 cm; Painting: 30.5 x 23 cm © Francesca... [Lire la suite]
18 février 2016

Prahlad Bubbar at Asia Week New York 2016

Attributed to Mihr Chand. Ladies Celebrate Holi on a Pleasure Pavilion. Leaf from an album made for Antoine Polier, Lucknow, India, circa 1780. Opaque watercolour and gold on paper, 18 x 24.5 inches (45.5 x 62 cm) © Prahlad Bubbar Mother and Child with Attendants. Golconda, Deccan, India, circa 1670-80. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. 8.3 x 6 inches (21 x 15 cm). © Prahlad Bubbar Attributed to the artist Mir Kalan Khan. A Vision of an Elephant... [Lire la suite]

10 mars 2015

Prahlad Bubbar Ltd, "The Flower Garden: Indian Paintings 1600–1850" at Asia Week New York 2015

A View of Shalimar Bagh, (detail). Leaf from an album made for Antoine Polier, chief architect in the Kingdom of Oudh. Prahlad Bubbar Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015 Sultan Abdullah Qutb Shah of Golconda. Deccan, Golconda. India, circa 1640. Opaque pigments with gold on paper. 19.1 x 8.7 cm. Prahlad Bubbar Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015 Gundagri Ragini. North Deccan, possibly Burhanpur, India, circa 1670 – 1680. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. 37.5 x 25 cm. Prahlad Bubbar Ltd... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2014

A Sensational Pair of Diamond Ear Pendants

A Sensational Pair of Diamond Ear Pendants. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2014. Each set with a circular-cut diamond, weighing approximately 22.60 and 22.31 carats, from a shield-shaped diamond, to the circular-cut diamond surmount, mounted in platinum. Estimate: $7,000,000 – $10,000,000 With report 2155853127 dated 9 January 2014 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamond, weighing approximately 22.60 carats, is D color, Internally Flawless clarity, with excellent cut, polish and symmetry With report... [Lire la suite]
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20 avril 2010

Indian jewelry @ Christie's London

A pair of Golconda diamond stud earrings in enameled gold settings, India, 20th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010. Each approx. 2 carats, in cobalt blue enamel setting decorated to side with stylized leafs and to back with petals - 1cm diameter (2). Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000. Price Realized £30,000 Provenance: Van Gelder Jewellery. A Mughal diamond and enamel gold bracelet, India, late 18th-19th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010. The central openwork flowerhead set with table-cut diamonds, the... [Lire la suite]
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26 mai 2009

An unmounted diamond weighing 15.02 carats

An unmounted diamond weighing 15.02 carats Estimate $1,322,052 - $1,944,194 - Price Realized $1,682,375 Accompanied by report no. 2105514589 dated 23 January 2009 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the 15.02 carat diamond is D colour, flawless clarity, with excellent cut and symmetryAlso accompanied by a supplemental letter stating the 15.02 carat diamond has been determined to be a type IIa. Type IIa diamonds are the most chemically pure type of diamond and often have exceptional optical transparency.... [Lire la suite]
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