Lot 272aIndia Sikh Warrior watercolour of a Nihung c1900s...

Auction Date: 13/08/2015 at 01:30 pm



India Sikh Warrior watercolour of a Nihung c1900s on heavy card stock, Nihang Singh or Sikh religious warrior or spear-bearer, "ELOE" signed lower right, Eastern Indian warrior sporting a full black beard, red dumaala or turban and holding a long spear, in blue robe with golden sash and buttons, brushed blue graduating to white background.measuring 11.5 x 15cm in good, clean condition. Note: Appears to be an artist copy of "spear-bearer from Jind". Illustrations were published in a book describing the Delhi Durbar held on New Year Day, 1903 for the coronation of King Edward VII

Guide Price: £250.00 - £300.00

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