Lot 3405
Arts of the East: Asian Ceramics & Works of Art | 16 December 2021
A composite sheep Mughal

19th century, North India

An opaque watercolour heightened with gold on paper. This type of fanciful depictions of composite animals, particularly elephants, camels, horses and sheep, likely had originally come to India via Persian and Indo-Islamic sources.

39 x 30 cm (including margins)

€ 2.000,00
€ 3.000,00