Mughal influence

[Falconry]. Indian miniature painting of a domestic falcon.

[India, early 20th century].

A single folio on card, ca. 385 x 280 mm. Ink and gouache on paper. Matted, framed and glazed.


Fine painting with Mughal influences, showing a golden-coloured domestic falcon, loosely tied to an elegant and decorated outdoor stand. Framed within multiple gilt decorated borders adorned with different floral motifs; borders painted with geometric octagonal shapes, each displaying an array of birds including from the heron and pigeon families, all heightened in gilt.

Attractively preserved.

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