Nine views of monuments, including the Red Fort at Agra, the garden front of the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum of Sheikh Salim Chisti, the tomb of Humayun, the observatory at Delhi, the mausoleum of Akbar at Sikandra and St James' Church, Delhi Company School, Delhi or Agra, circa 1830(9)
Lot 192
Nine views of monuments, including the Red Fort at Agra, the garden front of the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum of Sheikh Salim Chisti, the tomb of Humayun, the observatory at Delhi, the mausoleum of Akbar at Sikandra and St James' Church, Delhi
Company School, Delhi or Agra, circa 1830
(9)
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 1,900 - 2,500

Lot Details
Nine views of monuments, including the Red Fort at Agra, the garden front of the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum of Sheikh Salim Chisti, the tomb of Humayun, the observatory at Delhi, the mausoleum of Akbar at Sikandra and St James' Church, Delhi Company School, Delhi or Agra, circa 1830(9) Nine views of monuments, including the Red Fort at Agra, the garden front of the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum of Sheikh Salim Chisti, the tomb of Humayun, the observatory at Delhi, the mausoleum of Akbar at Sikandra and St James' Church, Delhi Company School, Delhi or Agra, circa 1830(9)
Nine views of monuments, including the Red Fort at Agra, the garden front of the Taj Mahal, the mausoleum of Sheikh Salim Chisti, the tomb of Humayun, the observatory at Delhi, the mausoleum of Akbar at Sikandra and St James' Church, Delhi
Company School, Delhi or Agra, circa 1830
watercolours on paper (one sheet with watermark), black margin rules, two of smaller size, some with English inscriptions or Persian in nasta'liq script, tipped into a rudimentary folder of roughly contemporary paper
the largest 128 x 200 mm.; smaller size 76 x 107 mm.(9)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Christie's Indian and Islamic works of art and textiles, 11 April 2008, lot 94.
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