Islamic and Indian Art including Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art

22 Oct 2019, starting at 11:00 BST with lot 1.

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Guru Nanak, nimbate, with one hand raised in blessing by Bodhraj, 1986

Guru Nanak kneeling in prayer Punjab, late 20th Century

Guru Nanak with one hand raised in blessing, carrying a lota by J. S. Wafa, late 20th Century

The first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak by Bodhraj, 1986

A Sialkot gold and silver koftgari bow North India, Late 19th Century

A silver-thread embroidered velvet-clad leather quiver North India, probably Lahore, early 19th Century(11)

A gold koftgari-hilted steel push dagger (katar) North India, 18th/ 19th Century(2)

A woven wool shawl by repute given by Tipu Sultan to an English officer, Thomas Astley, at the siege of Mangalore in 1784 South India, late 18th Century(5)

Two hand coloured engravings by Chaponnier after G. Roques depicting the sons of Tipu Sultan Charles Bance, Paris circa 1800(2)

James Wales (British, 1747-95), Nur al-din Hussein Khan, the Residency Vakil, Poona painted in 1792

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