Islamic and Indian Art

25 Apr 2017, starting at 11:00 BST.

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lots

A dervish kneeling in a rocky landscape Mughal, circa 1630

A pair of Qajar lacquer Bindings Persia, 19th Century(3)

A Mughal silver vase North India, 18th Century

A gem-set gold turban ornament (sarpech) Jaipur, 20th Century

Two princes visiting a sage in a forest retreat Guler, circa 1830-40

Mullah Firuz bin Ka'us Jalal (1758-1830), Dastur (Zoroastrian high priest) of the Parsi community of Bombay probably Bombay, early 19th Century

An album of eighteen paintings depicting servants, tradespeople, noblewomen and fakirs, formerly in the collection of Sir Charles Elliot (1776-1856), British Resident at Delhi, 1823-1825 Delhi, circa 1820-30(10)

Five large Company School architectural studies of the pietra dura work in the interior of the Taj Mahal Agra, circa 1815-20(5)

Two studies of birds: a Spotted Dove (Cheetal Purdook), and a long-tailed bird Company School, probably Calcutta, circa 1830(2)

The cenotaphs of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal at Agra Company School, probably Agra, circa 1850(2)

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