October 14, 2021 10:00 EST

Asian Arts

 
  Lot 149
 

149

An Indian manuscript folio 印度书画册页
Gujarat 15th/16th century 古吉拉特邦 十五世纪

Ink, opaque colors and gold on paper, Probably from a Jain Kalpasutra, possibly depicting the birth of Mahavira; framed, matted, and glazed.

H: 4 1/2 in.; W: 11 3/4 in. (sight)

Property from the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Giraud V. and Carolyn Foster.

Sold for $2,016
Estimated at $600 - $800


 

Ink, opaque colors and gold on paper, Probably from a Jain Kalpasutra, possibly depicting the birth of Mahavira; framed, matted, and glazed.

H: 4 1/2 in.; W: 11 3/4 in. (sight)

Property from the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Giraud V. and Carolyn Foster.

NOTE: For other examples of Jain folios of the 15th century, see Amy G. Poster et al, "Realms of Heroism, Indian Paintings at the Brooklyn Museum", New York, 1994, pp. 43-45, nos. 4-9; and also Pratapaditya Pal, "Indian Painting, A Catalogue of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection", Vol. I, Los Angeles, 1993, p. 116-117, no. 25

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