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THE TEN PRINCIPAL AVATARAS OF THE HINDUS

Lot No
32
Description
By Sourindro Mohun Tagore

Publisher : Sourindro Mohun Tagore
Location : Calcutta
Year : 1880
No of Plates : 11
Estimate
Rs. 1,00,000 - 1,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 2,46,513

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Illustrated are the Scales and Tables of various instruments.

Hardbound case in morocco backed green with designs in gold all along the covers on each side with a logo of Saraswati on the front cover. The title and name of the author are lettered in gold on the spine of the book.

This lot is a signed and presented copy by the author dated 1880.

The book is about the ten principal avatars of the Hindus with a short history of each incarnation.

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.

Provenance : Originally from Bertil Nadell, Stockholm.