Emperor Aurangzeb hawking
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Marwar, Late 18th century
Devanagari inscription verso: Patshah Aurangzeb
The aged ruler carries a hooded hawk mounted on a pure white stallion, surrounded by retainers bearing flywhisks, royal standard, hawks and clubs against a moss green ground.
10 x 8 ¾ in. (25.4 x 22.2 cm)
Southeast Asian, Indian and Himalayan Art
Auction terms and conditions