A mother cradling her child, an elderly woman in the background Kotah, 18th Century
Lot 267
A mother cradling her child, an elderly woman in the background Rajasthan, possibly Mewar, early 19th Century
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,518) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mother cradling her child, an elderly woman in the background
Rajasthan, possibly Mewar, early 19th Century
gouache and gold on paper, in a painted oval on a grey ground, in mount
262 x 196 mm.

Footnotes

  • This sensitive portrait, after a European original, depicting the Madonna and Child and perhaps St Anne is slightly unusual, as the Madonna is depicted wearing an Indian dopatta and not European dress which is more common.
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