Islamic and Indian Art including Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art

23 Oct 2017, starting at 14:00 BST.

lots

A bronze water spout in the form of a makara head India, 19th Century

A Deccani tinned bronze basin India, 16th/ 17th Century

An Egyptian architectural ivory-inlaid picture frame by Isma'il il Ridwan Egypt, dated AH 1301/AD 1882-83, with presentation date April 1937

A Khorasan silver and copper-inlaid bronze tray Persia, 12th Century

A Vizagapatam ivory-inlaid writing-box formerly in the collection of Admiral Sir Francis William Austen and by repute a gift from Warren Hastings, Governor-General of India, 1772-1785 South India, circa 1750

A large calligraphic album page Persia, 19th Century

A monumental gilt-copper Aureole from a Shrine Nepal, 18th/ 19th Century

A porcelain dish for the Islamic market China, late 18th Century

H. A. Gade (India, 1917-2001) Untitled

Francis Newton Souza (India, 1924-2002) Untitled (Landscape with steeple)

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Y CITES

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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

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R This lot is subject to import restrictions when shipped to the United States.
AR Artists Resale Right

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Ω Import high rate

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Auction viewings

London, New Bond Street
  • 20 Oct 2017 09:00 - 16:30 BST
  • 22 Oct 2017 11:00 - 15:00 BST
  • 23 Oct 2017 09:00 - 12:00 BST
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