Arts of India

Roseberys
70/76 Knights Hill
SE27 0JD London
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 12.06.2019

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A portrait of Nawab Wajid Ali Shah, the last Nawab of Oudh, Lucknow, circa 1850, opaque pigments on paper, full-length, holding a sword, with identifying inscription in Persian, laid on card, painting 14 x 9.5cm...

Price: £800 - £900
ca. US$1,018 - US$1,145

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A Company School portrait of a lady, India, circa 1880, opaque pigments heightened with gilt on paper, shown seated and holding a gem-set fan, her dark green skirt matching the curtains behind, a delicate green embroidered white shawl around her head, wearing elaborate pearl and emerald-set gold jewellery, her dark hair in loose curls, seated against a dark purple cushion, 18.5 x 13.5cm...

Price: £600 - £800
ca. US$763 - US$1,018

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A painted plaster model of a tiger, India, early 20th century, on a rectangular oak base, shown creeping forward, ears back and with open mouth, the eyes glass-set, the long tail slightly curled and raised, 33cm. diam x 14cm. deep x 15.5cm. high...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A painted plaster model of a water buffalo, India, early 20th century, on a rectangular oak base, shown stepping forward one foot raised with outstretched neck, head curved slightly to the right, 33cm. diam x 15cm. deep x 21cm. high...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of gilded white sheet metal cuff bracelets, Indonesia, late 19th/early 20th century, of hollow form, with filigree wire decoration, and stamped and engraved detail, with red paste stones in raised settings, 13cm. diam, opening 6.5cm. wide (2) Provenance: Bonhams, 24 April 2002, Lot 645...

Price: £1,200 - £1,400
ca. US$1,527 - US$1,781

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A silver cuff bracelet with warrior, Myanmar, early 20th century, the band widening to centre and carved to face with a figure with elaborate hair style, large leaves either side, 6cm. diam...

Price: £80 - £120
ca. US$101 - US$152

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A Resht work pincushion in a lacquer papier mache box, India, 19th and 20th century, the pin cushion embroidered in gilt metal thread and blue and green silk with a large flower head design to both sides on a red cotton ground, the circular box with scene of polo-players, cushion 7.1cm. diam...

Price: £80 - £120
ca. US$101 - US$152

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Mridula Devi, Elephant Airavati , circa 2000, Madhubani painting, gouache on paper, signed to reverse, 57x77 cm...

Price: £250 - £350
ca. US$318 - US$445

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Vinod Dave, (b. 1948) Indian, A River on your right-1, 2011, archival digital photo, mounted, glazed and framed, 45 x 31cm. Provenance: purchased directly from the artist by the present owner. Vinod Davereceived his BFA and MFA from MS University Baroda and MA in Mixed Media from the University of South Carolina, He has won awards from the Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi and the Pollock-Krasner...

Price: £350 - £450
ca. US$445 - US$572

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Ambadas Khobragade, 1922-2012, Untitled, 1973, mixed media on paper, signed lower left, 'Ambadus 1973,' 41.5 x 29.5cm...

Price: £1,200 - £1,500
ca. US$1,527 - US$1,909

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Satish Panchal, b. 1935, Gravure Sur Bois III, 1/10, 1972, signed lower right in pencil, 54.5x30cm and Gravure Sur Bois, 1975, signed lower right in pencil, 65 x 49cm. (2) Provenance: Private collection Germany...

Price: £800 - £1,200
ca. US$1,018 - US$1,527

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Surya Prakash, b. 1940, Untitled, 1978, Serigraph 4/25, signed lower right in pencil, 76x56 cm Provenance: Private collection Germany...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Mumtaz Ali Khan, b. 1947, SURYA-RAKSHASA, 1976, mixed media on paper, artists proof 3/15, signed bottom right in pencil, 52x35 cm. Provenance: Private collection, Germany...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Durga Bai, Indian, Gond Tribe, late 20th century, "Tree of Life"; acrylic on canvas, signed, 79.5x137.5cm Note: Durga Bai's work is rooted in her birthplace, Burbaspur, a village in the Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh. From the Gond tribe the artist started painting the traditional motifs and legends from the age of six. She moved to the artist community in Bhopal with her husband, Subash Vyam...

Price: £1,200 - £1,500
ca. US$1,527 - US$1,909

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Bombay school, Untitled, Cows and Cowherds, circa 1965, oil on canvas, 106.5 x 62cm...

Price: £1,200 - £1,400
ca. US$1,527 - US$1,781

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Paresh Maity, b. 1965, Untitled composition, gouache on paper. signed and dated '91 bottom left, mounted, glazed and framed, painting 74 x 53.5cm. Provenance: Purchased by the vendor from the Gallery Ganesha, New Delhi in 1992 Paresh Maity is one of India's most renowned contemporary artists. He lives in Delhi and his works are in many collections worldwide, including the British Museum and the...

Price: £4,000 - £6,000
ca. US$5,090 - US$7,636

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011), Indian, Kerala series; serigraph printed in colours, signed, inscribed A/P and numbered 225 in pencil, 102.5x103.5cm (rolled, unframed...

Price: £600 - £800
ca. US$763 - US$1,018

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011), Indian, Kerala series, (Woman with Jug); serigraph printed in colours, signed, inscribed A/P and numbered 225 in pencil, 101.8x103.9cm (rolled, unframed...

Price: £600 - £800
ca. US$763 - US$1,018

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Maqbool Fida Husain (1915-2011), Indian, Mother Theresa series; serigraph printed in colours, signed and numbered 146/150 in pencil, 84x124.4cm (rolled, unframed...

Price: £800 - £1,200
ca. US$1,018 - US$1,527

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A bronze figure of Buddha Avalokitesvara crowned and bejewelled, Karkota Period, Kashmir, circa 800AD, depicted wearing a three-leaf triangular crown, on wood plinth, figure 11.5cm. high...

Price: £800 - £1,200
ca. US$1,018 - US$1,527

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A bronze figure of Siva as Bhairava, Vijaynagara, 14th-15th century, on a tiered square base, depicted nude and with a dog behind, standing 13cm. high...

Price: £500 - £800
ca. US$636 - US$1,018

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A bronze figure of Vishnu, India, 18th century, on a square, tiered base, rounded plinth, the figure finely moulded, 14.5cm. high...

Price: £300 - £500
ca. US$381 - US$636

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A South Indian bronze triad of Vishnu with Sri Devi and Bhu Devi, Karnataka, 19th century, each on a square base, Vishnu depicted with his discus (chakra) and conch shell (shanka), Vishnu 18cm. high (3...

Price: £800 - £1,200
ca. US$1,018 - US$1,527

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A South Indian figure of Shiva and Parvati Somaskanda, 18th century, on a rectangular tiered base, the four-armed Vishnu seated with a pendant right leg in lalitasana on a broad waisted plinth, wearing a short dhoti, necklaces and armlets, his hair arranged in a tall matted chignon with a naga and crescent moon, Parvati seated to his side in mirror pose with her right leg slightly raised, wearing...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Vajrapani, 19th century, standing in alidasana, his right hand holding a vajra aloft and his left hand at his chest, wearing a tiger-skin dhoti tied around his waist and a snake and beaded garland, 7cm. high Provenance: Private Collection, UK...

Price: £600 - £800
ca. US$763 - US$1,018

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A bronze statue of an elephant and rider, with Bengali inscription, India, 19th century, cast in three parts, the elephant with rounded legs, straight trunk and wearing a headdress, a panel to the back with shrine attachment extending in a crenelated arch and with Bengali inscription, with slot to base for the rider, possibly added later, 28.5cm. high Provenance: Private Collection, UK...

Price: £800 - £1,200
ca. US$1,018 - US$1,527

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A fragmentary bronze head of Buddha Shakyamuni, Thailand, 17th century, with serene expression, eyes semi-shut, with elongated earlobes, mounted on plinth, 10cm. high...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A bronze horse and rider, India, 19th century, mounted on plinth, 26cm. diam at base...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A Mihrab Kalamkari panel, Iran, 19th century, of rectangular form, the printed decoration with a central cypress tree rising from a rocky mount and flanked by peacocks, with modern cotton backing for hanging, 198 x 105.5cm...

Price: £500 - £700
ca. US$636 - US$890

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A group of steel spear heads of various sizes, India, 17th-18th century, three with ribbed knops and faceted shafts, some inscribed, longest 40.5cm. (7) Provenance: Cannes Encheres Nicolas Debussy et Associes, 23 July 2011, Lots 81, 82, 83...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019