Rare Books

THE JOURNAL OF INDIAN ART

Lot No
24
Description
Publisher : W. Griggs
Location : London
Year : Vol. 1 - 1886,Vol. 2 - 1888
No of Illustrations : Vol. 1 - (175), Vol. 2 - (92)
Estimate
Rs. 1,35,000 - 1,75,000

Winning Bid

₹ 2,00,025

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Volume 1 is a hardbound book with a blue buckram cover with black leather covering on the spine and the four corners of the book. The title and volume number is lettered in gold foil on the spine of the book.

Volume 2 is a hardbound book with a design printed cover and brown leather coverings on the spine and four corners of the book with the title and volume number is lettered in gold foil on the spine of the book.

The chief practical objective of the book is to collect details of the art manufacturers in India with illustrations by W. Griggs. Comprehensive journal on Indian art with major emphasis on Indian Jewellery. One of the most comprehensive compilation on Indian art published in 16 volumes. This lot consists of Volume 1 & 2.

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.