Lot 19 (Islamic & Indian Art, 22nd April 2020)
A PAHARI-REVIVAL BATHING SCENE
PROPERTY OF THE LATE BRUNO CARUSO (1927 - 2018) COLLECTION
Northern India, second half 20th century
Opaque pigments and gold on paper, the vertical composition depicting a prince spying on a lady's bath, the toilette taking place on a Mughal-inspired white terrace in front of a lotus pond, the lady standing on a golden stool, starting to get dressed with the help of her assistant, lush vegetation beyond the palatial walls, the scene set within black rules and ochre yellow and bright red borders, 29.7cm x 22.5cm.
Sold for £100