(c. 19th century)
Rustam Hunting Lion (with text verso)
Mixed media on paper.
Sight: 13 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches Frame: 22 3/8 x 16 1/2 inches (glass on both sides of the frame so the front and back of the sheet are visible).
Unsigned does have a label verso at the bottom of the frame: An original water colour on handmade rice paper in the Safavid School depicting Rustam mounted on Rakhsh hunting a lion. / circ. 1840 (this label has not gallery or institution attached to it).
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)
Auction Date: September 7, 2019
Estimate: $500 - 800