Since 1763 the name 'Russborough' has been synonymous with collecting and dealing in fine art. In the closing decades of the last century the historic town of Port Hope has become home to Lord Russborough's Annex, which specialises in an individual mix of antique maps, paintings and prints.

While Lord Russborough's Annex features a great many works of museum calibre, we also offer a wonderful selection of prints priced at under $100.

Indian and Persian Paintings

An extract of our prints currently available:

Mughal Two Girls playing Pachisi
Mughal Dancer

 

Girls playing Pachisi girls playing Pachisi full

 

Indian Mughal style painting. Two girls playing Pachisi

Hand painted in Rajasthan, India, on ivory flake with some exceptional detail in the delineation of the tile work, rug, awning, gold trimmed saree and veil of the players.

4 x 2 3/4 " (100 x 70 mm) floated on triple matts, glazed gilt-wood frame 9 x 7 3/4"
Ref.SM3 (194) /DNN/a.anar> ARL  SOLD   PRICE CODE B

Pachisi is a cross and circle board game for 2-4 players originating in ancient India, using cowrie shells to move around the board. aka. Twenty-five.

Provenance: Purchased in Rajasthan, 1983 and sold through the Ufundi Gallery Sparks St. Ottawa
1984 Private Collector, Port Hope Ont.

Mogul dancer full Mogul Dancer

 

Indian Mughal style painting. Dancer wearing Choli and Lehenga

Hand painted in Rajasthan, India, on ivory flake, with some exceptional detail in the delineation of the subtle pink Lehenga which is decorated in a gold motif with a green and gold panel. Her mint Choli is also decorated in gold, as is her veil. She wears strands of pearl, carnelian and coral, bracelets and bells on her arm and is set against a darker green oval background, the floral motif corners of the flake are again highlighted in gold.
4 1/8 x 3 " (105 x 75mm.) floated on triple matts, glazed, gilt-wood frame 9 x 7 3/4"

Ref.SM4 (194) /DNN/a.anar> ARL   PRICE CODE B

Provenance: Purchased in Rajasthan, 1983 and sold through the Ufundi Gallery Sparks St. Ottawa
1984 Private Collector, Port Hope Ont.