Lot 202: TWO GOL-E-BUL-BUL PAINTINGS, ATTRIBUTABLE TO AGHA LOTF 'ALI SOURATGAR-E SHIRAZI, PERSIA, QAJAR, 19TH CENTURY |
19 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: gouache heightened with gold on paper, each laid down on an album page with blue inner borders with applied gold flowers, outer margins with moulded floral decoration, larger work with remnants of signature to lower right, framed
In good overall condition, one painting with text erased in lower corners, a few minor stains, colours generally bright, as viewed.
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paintings: 15.5 by 11.3cm; 20 by 13.2cm.
leaves: 33.5 by 26.5cm. approx.