on paper depicting the Maharaja in bust form, wearing a red headdress with curved edges, adorned with an imposing necklace with seven rows of pearls and bearing the Vishnuite mark between the two eyes.
52 x 42 cmAccidents
François de Ricqlès, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 15 April 1997, lot 447 (falsely identified as the Maharaja of Indore Yeshwant Rao Holkar (1908-61)).
A large bust portrait of a Maratha maharaja, Central India, late 19th centuryProvenance
: Marie-Christine David Collection.