"Illustration to a  iragamala seriesi  iDesakh raginii Opaque watercolor on paper Deccan circa 1760-70"
Lot 1177
An illustration to a ragamala series: Desakh ragini Deccan circa 1760-70
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
£1,200 - 1,800
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Property from the Paul F. Walter Collection
An illustration to a ragamala series: Desakh ragini
Deccan circa 1760-70
Opaque watercolor on paper; five men test their strength, agility and stamina by lifting weights, climbing a column and wrestling, set with bare earth training ground and a receding landscape.
Image: 6 1/4 x 4 in. (15.9 x 10.2 cm.); Folio: 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in. (21.3 x 14.9 cm.)

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  • Provenance:
    Carter Burden Collection
    Sotheby's, New York, March 27, 1991, lot 4.
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