Malwa 17th century
Lot 164
Patmanjari ragini: a female attendant consoling her mistress in a small pavilion Malwa, circa 1665
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,881) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Patmanjari ragini: a female attendant consoling her mistress in a small pavilion
Malwa, circa 1665
gouache on paper, panel at top with three lines of text in nagari script, lower panel with stylised undulating floral motif, orange border, framed
271 x 146 mm.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Collection of the late Linda York Leach (1942-2006).

    There is a similar ragamala illustration in the Cleveland Museum of Art, USA, which is the collection on which Dr. Leach based her doctoral thesis under the supervision of Sherman Lee.
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