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INDIAN GIRL PLAYING A LUTE

9.25" h. x 6" w. Total measurement in mat: 15" h. x 11" w. Almost imperceptibly creased, otherwise fine.
Hand-coloured engraving plate by Choubard after Léopold Massard, from Volume 47 of the Bibliothèque Universal des Voyages Albert Montémont, dating from the late 19th-century showing a costume from Delhi - a young girl, "the favorite of the Grand Mogul" is holding a lute.
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