THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR

THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR
THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR
THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR
THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR
THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR

THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR

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THE PROPHET ELIJAH (AL-KHIDR) RESCUING NUR AD-DAHR FROM THE SEA,A SCENE FROM THE HAMZANAMA HERE IMAGINED IN AN INDIAN MINIATURE KASHMIR LEAF PAINTING.

NORTH INDIA,KASHMIR JAMMU,FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY.



GOUACHE ON PAPER,THE REAR WITH FOUR COLUMNS OF ELEGANT NAST;LIQ SCRIPT.



PAINTING SIZE; 8.4 INCHES, (21.5CM) HIGH. 5 INCHES, (12.5CM) WIDE. 


COMES COMPLETE WITH ORIGINAL MOUNT AND GOLD FRAME. (GLASS REMOVED FOR POSTING PURPOSES.
ALSO SOLD WITH PROVENANCE AND IMAGE OF WHOLE COLLECTION (14) AND DESCRIPTIVE TEXT

PRICE £995.00 GBP. 






PROVENANCE; FROM THE ESTATE OF OLEG VLADIMIROVITCH POLUNIN (1914-1985). WAS A BOTANIST OF SOME NOTE WHO TAUGHT AT CHARTERHOUSE AND WAS WELL KNOWN FOR HIS WORKS ON FLORA,NOTABLY "FLOWERS OF THE HIMALYA" WRITTEN TOGETHER WITH ADAM STAINTON AND PUBLISHED BY THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS IN 1985. IT MAY OF COURSE HAVE BEEN DURING HIS TREKKING ACROSS THE HIMALAYAN REGIONS,RESEARCHING FOR HIS WORK THAT THIS PICTURE WAS ACQUIRED. POLUNIN'S TRAVELS TOOK HIM ACROSS A HUGE AREA OF ASIA,INCLUDING THE NEPAL/SIKKIM BORDER,NEPAL,UTTAR PRADESH,HIMACHAL PRADESH,JAMMU AND KASHMIR.









FOR CONDITION REPORTS,E-MAIL GDEXTERHILL@HOTMAIL.COM OR OTHER QUERIES 07884091348,TONY.

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