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Exquisite Elegance: Asian Art, Jewelry, & Silver

Tue, Nov 14, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 209

6 Beaded Indian Gujarat Pankha Fans

Estimate: $300 - $600

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Group of six Indian Pankha fans from the region of Saurashtra, Gujarat. Each profusely beaded
throughout. Depicting Krishna with the Gopis, a figure riding a camel, a flowering tree, and geometric designs. With metal or woven bases; one with gold foil backing; and with mashru silk fabric additions.

Provenance: From the collection of Frederick and Catherine Asher, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Frederick M. Asher and Catherine E. Asher were prominent scholars in the field of Art History. Both dedicated their lives to the education of students, teaching for many years as professors at the University of Minnesota. They both had a passion for South Asian art, traveling extensively throughout India, Asia, and the Middle East.

Each, height: 9 1/2 in x width: 11 1/4 in.

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