Rare Books

THE INDIAN COLLECTION OF H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES

Lot No
13
Description
By Sir Geo. C.M. Birdwood
Publisher : W. Griggs, Elm House
Location : London
Year : October, 1891
Number of Plates : 29/29
Estimate
Rs. 50,000 - 70,000

Winning Bid

₹ 62,618

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Original hardback cover with a gold border. Name of the book is embossed in gold text on the cover. Gold gilded pages. Special note: unique example of advertisement style and trend of the late 19th century attached is a page of advertisement towards the end of various products. This book illustrates the collections of Indian Art in Marlborough House and at Sandringham Hall and includes illustrations such as a family tree representation of the pedigree of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales.

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.