Lot 9 (Islamic & Indian Art, 22nd April 2020)
A RAJPUT RULER ON A CART PULLED BY WHITE BULLS
PROPERTY OF THE LATE BRUNO CARUSO (1927 - 2018) COLLECTION
Northern India, second half 19th century
Opaque pigments heightened with gold on paper, the horizontal composition depicting a procession with a Rajput ruler smoking from a golden huqqa on a cart pulled by two white bulls, the foot attendant at the front holding a long spear, the one at the back carrying the huqqa, the verso with small segments of black ink Devanagari inscriptions, 14.7cm x 22.7cm.
Sold for £300