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Lot 1
DANCING KRISHNA WITH COWS -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BY AHMED KASAM, BIKANER, DATED VS 1828 = 1771 AD
Inscribed in Nagari, 'Diwali ri nazar sriji sahab ri uste Ahmed Kasam ro samvat 18 ka 1828...' and stamped 'H H MAHARAJA BIKANER' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold and silver
Image: 3.75 x 2.75 in (9.7 x 7 cm)
Folio: 8.5 x 5.75 in (22.2 x 15 cm)

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Lot 2
KRISHNA FLANKED BY TWO COWS -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BY GULABO, BIKANER, DATED VS 1777=1720 AD
Inscribed in Nagari 'samvat 1777 re diwali ri nazar uste gulabo' and stamped 'H H MAHARAJA BIKANER / 20.8.64 / 1441' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold and silver
Image: 4.75 x 4 in (12.6 x 10.2 cm)
Folio: 7 x 5.5 in (18.3 x 14.3 cm)

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Lot 3
RAGINI BASANT OF RAGA SRI -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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PROVINCIAL MUGHAL / BIKANER, CIRCA 1660
Inscribed in Nagari 'sri raga ki ragini vasant' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 5.75 x 4 in (15.2 x 10.4 cm)
Folio: 11.5 x 8.25 in (29.4 x 21.4 cm)

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Lot 4
LADY PROCEEDING FOR SUN WORSHIP -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BY AHMED, BIKANER, CIRCA 1770
Inscribed in Nagari 'Sri nazar...Ahmed ri' and stamped 'H H MAHARAJA BIKANER / 20.8.64 / 4165' and signed by the librarian 'Khet Singh' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 5 x 2.5 in (12.9 x 6.4 cm)

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Lot 5
LADY WITH A YOYO -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BIKANER, CIRCA 1720
Signed by the librarian 'Khet Singh', stamped 'H H MAHARAJA BIKANER / 3.6.1964 / 62 /66', and illegible stamp on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 5.5 x 3.5 in (14.4 x 9.3 cm)
Folio: 8.5 x 6.25 in (22.1 x 16.1 cm)

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Lot 6
LADY WITH HER ATTENDANT -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BIKANER, CIRCA 1675
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 6.75 x 4 in (17.2 x 10.4 cm)
Folio: 9 x 6 in (23.2 x 15.7 cm)

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Lot 7
LADY AT HER SRINGAR -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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NORTH DECCAN, CIRCA 1760
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 9.5 x 5.75 in (24.2 x 15.1 cm)
Folio: 10 x 7 in (25.5 x 18.4 cm)
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Lot 8
CONFIDANTES IN A PAVILION: AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A RASIKAPRIYA -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BUNDI, CIRCA 1670
Inscribed in Nagari at the top
Gouache on paper
Image: 12 x 6.75 in (30.6 x 17.6 cm)

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Lot 9
LADY FEEDING A BIRD -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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DECCAN, CIRCA 1720
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 7.25 x 4.5 in (18.5 x 11.5 cm)
Folio: 7.75 x 5 in (19.9 x 12.8 cm)

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Lot 10
YOGINI IN THE MOONLIGHT -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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DECCAN, CIRCA 1700
Stamp of Khajanchi Kala Bhawan Bikaner (Rajasthan) on the mount on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 8 x 6.25 in (20.5 x 16.4 cm)
Folio: 9 x 7.5 in (23.3 x 19.3 cm)

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Lot 11
MESSAGE FROM KRISHNA: AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A RASIKAPRIYA -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BIKANER, CIRCA 1710
Inscribed in Nagari at the top; signed by the librarian 'Khet Singh', stamped 'H H MAHARAJA BIKANER / 16.6.1964' and 'Khajanchi Kala Bhawan Bikaner (Rajasthan)' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 7.75 x 5.5 in (20.2 x 14.5 cm)
Folio: 12 x 8.25 in (30.7 x 21 cm)
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Lot 12
SAKHI BRINGS MESSAGE TO NAYIKA: AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A RASIKAPRIYA -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BY ISA, BIKANER, DATED VS 1768 = 1711 AD
Inscribed in Nagari 'Kama...rasak priya raj mala...samvat 1768 shravan vadi. Gudraya uste ise mukam vikaner' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 7.25 x 5.25 in (19 x 13.6 cm)
Folio: 10.25 x 7.5 in (26.6 x 19.2 cm)

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Lot 13
CONVERSATION ON A TERRACE: AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A RASIKAPRIYA -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BIKANER, CIRCA 1710
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 7.5 x 6.25 in (19.6 x 12.8 cm)
Folio: 10.5 x 7.5 in (26.7 x 19.4 cm)

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Lot 14
PORTRAIT OF MOHAMMAD SHAH -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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KISHANGARH, DATED VS 1803 =1746 AD
Inscribed and dated in Nagari and Persian on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 10.5 x 6.25 in (27.1 x 16.5 cm)
Folio: 10.75 x 6.75 in (27.8 x 17.4 cm)

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Lot 15
MAHARAJA KARAN SINGH OF BIKANER -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BIKANER, CIRCA 1700
Inscribed in Nagari 'Maharaja Sri Karan Singhji kaam usta ro...' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 2.75 x 2.25 in (7.5 x 5.8 cm)
Folio: 7.5 x 5 in (19.2 x 13.2 cm)

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Lot 16
MAHARAJA GAJ SINGH OF BIKANER WITH MULCHAND -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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BIKANER, DATED VS 1843 =1786 AD
Inscribed in Nagari 'Maharaja sri Gajasinghji saha Mulchandji ri savi samvat 1843 ka saal' at the top and further inscribed on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 8.25 x 6.75 in (21.4 x 17.5 cm)
Folio: 10.25 x 7.75 in (26.6 x 20 cm)

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Lot 17
RAJA ON TERRACE WITH PRINCE AND ATTENDANTS -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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KISHANGARH, CIRCA 1725
Stamped 'Khajanchi Kala Bhawan Bikaner (Rajasthan)' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 8.75 x 8 in (22.4 x 20.9 cm)

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Lot 18
SEATED RAJA WITH ATTENDANT HOLDING FAN -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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JODHPUR, CIRCA 1750
Faintly inscribed in Nagari 'Diwan rao saheb Amarchandji...' at the bottom
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 9.25 x 6 in (24.1 x 15.6 cm)

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Lot 19
MAHARANA SANGRAM SINGH PRESENTING A NECKLACE TO A LADY -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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MEWAR, CIRCA 1730
Inscribed in Nagari 'Maharana Sri Sangram Singhji ki sabi ne puwarji ki...' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 9.75 x 6.25 in (25.2 x 16.2 cm)
Folio: 11.75 x 8.25 in (30.4 x 21.4 cm)

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Lot 20
MAHARANA JAGAT SINGH II WITH A HOLY MAN -    - Classical Indian Art | Live Auction, Mumbai
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MEWAR, CIRCA 1740
Inscribed in Nagari at the top and stamped 'Khajanchi Kala Bhawan Bikaner (Rajasthan)' on the reverse
Gouache on paper heightened with gold
Image: 9 x 6.25 in (22.9 x 15.9 cm)
Folio: 10.5 x 7.5 in (27.2 x 19.5 cm)

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