Rare Books on Hindoostan

ASIATIC COSTUMES

Lot No
13
Description
Publisher : R. Ackermann
Location : London
Year : 1828
No of Plates : 44 Colour
Estimate
Rs. 1,00,000 - 1,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 2,16,933

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Hard bound book in black leather with a gold designed engraved on the cover and the lettering of the title engraved in gold on the spine.

The book serves as a compendium for Asiatic Costumes conceived based on drawing taken during a short visit to Hindoostan. Accompanying the visuals are brief descriptions pertaining to the depicted subjects.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.