Lot 199: A PORTRAIT OF NASIR AL-DIN SHAH (R.1848-96), PERSIA, QAJAR, 19TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on canvas, framed
In fair condition, cracquelure throughout oil-painted surface and some creases appear to be on original lining, some overpainting to coat, old inscriptive notes to frame, frame with wear and small nicks to external edges, as viewed.
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painting: 47 by 34.5cm.
framed: 54.5 by 42cm.