Thursday, September 17, 2015

World renowned Indian miniature paintings to be offered as part of Sotheby’s auction

ISLAMIC ARTS MAGAZINE
UNITED KINGDOM---As part of India and Islamic Art Week, which runs from 2nd to 7th October, Sotheby’s presents the landmark single-owner sale, The Sven Gahlin Collection. The collection comprises 157 exquisite lots, with an unparalleled group of finely painted Indian miniature painting at its core. The collector Sven Gahlin is renowned for his connoisseurship and began actively collecting in the 1960s; the majority of this outstanding collection has not been seen on the market for decades. [link]