Bani Lal (1850-1901) Elephants bathing in the river; opaque watercolor on paper; Patna, c. 1880
Lot 1237¤
Bani Lal (1850-1901) Elephants bathing in the river, Patna, c. 1880
US$ 1,500 - 2,500
£890 - 1,500
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Bani Lal (1850-1901)
Elephants bathing in the river, Patna, c. 1880
opaque watercolor on paper; showing two large elephants being bathes by various attendant. A visiting nobleman is thrown to the river by his startled horse.
5 1/2 x 7 in. (13.5 x 17 cm.)

Footnotes

  • Another work of a similar scene by the artist is in the Victoria and Albert Museum, (IS.97-1949).

    Provenance:
    Maggs Bros., London, December 1979, no. 68.
    Private Connecticut Collection
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