Lot 226: PALACE SCENE WITH MAHARAJA AND SERVANTS
19 November 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Painting with colors and gold on paper. India, 19th cent.
In the center seated on a throne and crowned is the youthful Maharaja, a servant is fanning him, two ladies bring him plates of food. Very fine, exact depiction of all faces, as well as decorative details on garments, facade, furnishings etc., with generous gilding. In foreground are blossoms, fountain and geese, white long-beaked birds flying on the horizon. Red border, very good condition.
LEAF 34,4 x 21,7 CM, PICTURE 27 x 18,7 CM
From an Austrian collection