Indian Paintings

Large Reverse Painting on Glass, India, 19th Century
Large Reverse Painting on Glass, India, 19th Ce...
Antique Early 19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings
Glass
A large églomisé portrait of a Moghul prince on horseback, in a landscape, early 19th century, Rajasthan, India. These large portraits are very rare due to age and fragility.
"The King and His Son" Indian Miniature Painting
"The King and His Son" Indian Miniature Painting
Antique Early 19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Paint, Paper
This delicate ink and pigment miniature painting was created in India over two centuries ago. Depicting a King and his son practicing archery, this piece may have been sketched while...
Large Reverse Painting on Glass, India, 19th Century
Large Reverse Painting on Glass, India, 19th Ce...
Antique Early 19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings
Glass
A large Églomisé portrait of a young woman wearing a red veil, gold jewelry and holding a flower, Rajasthan, India, early 19th century. These large Églomisé portraits are rare due to...
Large Painting of a Hunt Scene from British Colonial India (H 47 x W 72)
Large Painting of a Hunt Scene from British Col...
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Paintings
Wood, Giltwood, Paint
A fine large painting on panel of a hunt scene from British Colonial India, circa 1880, in giltwood frame. Purchased in England. DIMENSIONS: H 47 inches x W 72 inches
Large Indian Pichhavai Painting, 19th Century
Large Indian Pichhavai Painting, 19th Century
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Folk Art Paintings
Cotton
A large and impressive Indian Pichhavai painting of a night-time scene from the life of Krishna. These paintings were hung in temples and gave life and color to the usually dark inte...
"Praying Man" Early 20th Century Miniature Persian Painting
"Praying Man" Early 20th Century Miniature Pers...
Early 20th Century Indian Paintings
Paint, Paper
In recent years, Persian miniature paintings, like this one, have increasingly become appreciated for their detailed and meticulous workmanship. Artists often started with quick stud...
Antique Framed Gilt Decorated Assam Painting of Village Scene
Antique Framed Gilt Decorated Assam Painting of...
Early 20th Century Indian Paintings
Antique framed Assam painting depicts village scene near stream, foliate gilt decorated border, early 20th century. Measures: 44" H x 33" W x 2" D framed; 39" H x 28" W.
British School W/C Kandariya Mahadeva Temple at Khajuraho India
British School W/C Kandariya Mahadeva Temple at...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Decorative Art
Paper
A British School watercolor of Kandariya Mahadeva Temple at Khajuraho, Located in Central India, Watercolor over pencil on paper, unframed measures 19 3/8"-inches high x 12 3/4"-inch...
19th Century, Portraits of Shah Jahan 'Mughal Emperor' and His Wife
19th Century, Portraits of Shah Jahan 'Mughal E...
Unknown
Antique 19th Century Indian Other Paintings
Paint
19th century, Portraits of Shah Jahan (Mughal Emperor) and his wife.
19th Century Miniature Indian Portrait of a Gen...
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
A splendid example of India’s Company School, this small Indian painting from 1850 displays the melding of Mughal miniature tradition with Western styles that occurred when the Briti...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Although the Kama Sutra, India’s famous guide to sensual living, wouldn’t be translated into English until the late 19th century, foreigners living in India during the heyday of the ...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Portrait
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Created in the mid-19th century, this miniature of a willowy nude is an example of India’s Company School of painting. As the British East India Company extended its influence into t...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Although the Kama Sutra, India’s famous guide to sensual living, wouldn’t be translated into English until the late 19th century, foreigners in India during the heyday of the British...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Although the Kama Sutra, India’s famous guide to sensual living, wouldn’t be translated into English until the late 19th century, foreigners living in India during the heyday of the ...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Although the Kama Sutra, India’s famous guide to sensual living, wouldn’t be translated into English until the late 19th century, foreigners in India during the heyday of the British...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Although the Kama Sutra, India’s famous guide to sensual living, wouldn’t be translated into English until the late 19th century, foreigners in India during the heyday of the British...
19th Century Miniature Indian Erotic Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
Although the Kama Sutra, India’s famous guide to sensual living, wouldn’t be translated into English until the late 19th century, foreigners in India during the heyday of the British...
19th Century Miniature Indian Portrait of a Woman
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Ivory, Glass, Wood
An example of India’s Company School, this small mid-19th century painting represents the melding of Mughal miniature tradition with Western styles as the British East India Company ...
Pichwai Painting in Finally Detailed Decorated ...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Paintings
Cotton
Pichwai painting in finally detailed decorated frame, Rajastan School, first half of the 20th century, after a Mughal painting from 1635. Three sons of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan ...
"Lake", an Indian Modernist Oil on Canvas Paint...
Laxman Pai
Vintage 1960s Indian Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Canvas, Oil
Lake. An original oil on canvas painting by the Indian Modernist, Laxman Pai. Dated, 1969 Signed and dated lower right and to the reverse of the canvas. Measures: Frame size: He...
Set of Six Indian Miniature Framed Paintings, 1...
Moorish, Unknown
Antique 19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings
Set of six 19th century Indian miniature paintings in wood frames. Each painting tells a different story, very fine art work with descriptions in Arabic writing. Hand-painted water...
"Noble Afternoon on the Terrace" 19th Century I...
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Glass, Paint, Paper
Artistic expression was strongly encouraged during India’s Mughal period, resulting in a rich tradition of painting that includes exquisitely detailed and masterfully painted miniatu...
"Harem by the Sea" 19th Century Indian Mughal P...
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Glass, Paint, Paper
The renowned harems of the Mughal Empire was comprised of relatives, courtesans, and slaves. Though their residences were separate and closely guarded from other men, the women would...
Ten Kamasutra Erotic Miniature Hand Painting on...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Other Paintings
Paper
Set of ten erotic miniature painting on paper dating from the 18th century art form of Tempera painting on illustrated book pages. Hindu writing on reverse.
Two Hand-Painted Porcelain Maharaja Portrait Pl...
20th Century Indian Paintings
Metal
Set of two hand-painted porcelain portrait plates depict Maharaja of India, seated in scroll and foliate embossed gilt metal frames, 20th century Measure: 12" diameter x 1.25" hei...
"Battle in the Pasture" Miniature Rajput Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Glass, Paint, Paper
A private form of painting that emerged in Rajasthan, India during the 16th-17th centuries, miniature paintings were often kept in books or albums and served to illustrate the accomp...
18th-19th Century, a Mughal Painting of a Bird ...
Unknown
Antique Late 18th Century Indian Other Paintings
Paint
A Mughal painting of a bird sitting in a rose bush.  
"Auspicious Meeting with Prince" Mughal Miniatu...
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Glass, Paper
Artistic expression was strongly encouraged during India’s Mughal period, resulting in a rich tradition of painting that includes exquisitely detailed and masterfully painted miniatu...
Jain Painting of Lokapurusha the Cosmic Man
Antique 19th Century Indian Paintings
The Indian pigment on cloth depicts a standing yellow figure adorned with robes, flowers and jewels and with the crescent moon on his forehead. He is divided into three parts: Adholo...
'Explosion' 1978 by Shiavax Chavda
Shiavax Chavda
Vintage 1970s Indian Paintings
Canvas
Oil on canvas. Signed, titled dated on verso. Framed. Born in 1914 in Navsari Gujarat, Chavda joined the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai in 1930. In 1935 he went to London where he...
Indian Watercolor of a Mughal Prince
Antique Late 18th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings
Mughal India, 18th to 19th century Opaque pigments and ink on paper, the prince shown standing, holding a cane, dagger tucked into belt.
Set of Six Indian Miniature Framed Paintings
Moorish
Early 20th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings and Screens
Paper
Set of six Indian miniature paintings in wood frames. Each painting tells a different story, very fine art work with descriptions in Arabic writing. Hand-painted watercolors of 19t...
‘Coral’ 1979 by Shiavax Chavda
Shiavax Chavda
Vintage 1970s Indian Paintings
Canvas
Oil on canvas. Signed, titled dated on verso. Framed. Born in 1914 in Navsari Gujarat, Chavda joined the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai in 1930. In 1935 he went to London where he...
Jaipur Animal Watercolors
20th Century Indian British Colonial Paintings
Set of four Jaipur animal watercolors with a charming naive style depicting some of India's most notorious creatures. Each image includes an official Jaipur government stamp and intr...
Late 19th Century, Muhammad Shah Enthroned with...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Other Paintings
Gold
Muhammad Shah enthroned with the Persian Nadir Shah, receiving offerings from female attendants. Gouache and gold on paper, nasta'liq inscription on painted surface, borders with pr...
Colorful and Large Batik Fabric Painting with V...
Vintage 1950s Indian Paintings
Brass, Glass
Hand-painted batik in orange, scarlet, saffron, green, brown and black. Several vignettes featuring Indian men and women in daily activities such as pipe smoking and music playing, a...
Early Watercolor Painting by India's Famous Lax...
Laxman Pai
20th Century Indian Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint, Paper
Early Watercolor Painting by India's Famous Modern Painter Laxman Pai, circa 1964. Born in January 21, 1926 (Evening 05:47) in Margao, Goa, India, Laxman Pai received his art educat...
Large Indian Pichhavai Temple Wall-Hanging, 19t...
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Folk Art Paintings
Linen
A charming and romantic Indian temple hanging (Pichhavai) depicting Krishna and Radja, reclining under a tree with 2 Gopis (female cowherds) nearby. Pichhavais were used to adorn the...
Indian Prince Dressed in Green Miniature Painting
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Wood, Paper
Executed with delicate brushwork and brilliant color derived from minerals, vegetables, and precious stones, this portrait of a prince is an exceptional example of Indian miniature p...
19th Century Indian Mughal Style Miniature Pain...
Moorish
Antique 19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings and Screens
19th century Indian miniature painting in wood frame. The painting tells a story, very fine art work in hand-painted watercolors. Mughal style painting watercolor gouache on paper....
Persian Watercolor Painting in Bone Inlay Frame
Rajhastani
20th Century Indian Paintings and Screens
Bone
Persian miniature watercolor painting in bone inlay frame. Very fine art work of a hunting scene with descriptions in Persian Arabic writing. Hand-painted watercolor. Well framed in ...
Large Pichhavai Silk Hand Painting
Unknown
20th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings and Screens
Silk
A large Pichhavai painting depicting Krishna playing on a swing with a beautiful lady with female Gopis dancing and offering around them, great colors, the composition is enclosed in...
Indian Reverse Glass Paintings
Antique 19th Century Indian Paintings
Glass, Wood, Paint
Set of nine Indian reverse glass paintings. Six are in gilded frames and three are in painted frames. Painting on glass was introduced into India in the 18th century by itinerant Chi...
Large Scale Romantic Indian Painting, circa 1950
Vintage 1950s Indian Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Large-scale and very decorative romantic Indian painting on canvas with a giltwood frame, circa1950. Good overall condition , some loss to the gilding on the frame shown in images ...
India Painting of a Hindu Temple
20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Paintings
Painting on canvas of a Hindu temple with a charming naive style and vibrant colors reminiscent of Indian textiles. Signed in the lower right H Cole, and titled Pink Palace 1980. The...
Indian Painting on Silk of a Tiger Hunt
Mid-20th Century Indian Paintings
Mid 20th Century Indian gouache painting on silk depicting a tiger hunt. In excellent condition. *The frame is as purchased from an estate and has some wear due to age as seen in pho...
Fine Portrait of a Raja, 19th Century Mughal, I...
Unknown
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Paintings
Paper
A fine portrait of a Raja, 19th century Mughal, India, opaque pigments on paper laid on a card. Oval measures 4 7/8" inches x 4" inches, framed and matted. Frame size is 10...
Antique Hand-Painted Indian Wall Decor
Antique 19th Century Indian Paintings
Wood
Antique Indian yellow wood carvings. Originally hand-painted door panels depicting daily chores- found in New Delhi India.
Antique Hand-Painted Indian Wall Decor
Antique 19th Century Indian Paintings
Wood
Antique Indian yellow wood carvings. Originally hand-painted door panels depicting daily life- found in New Delhi India.
Vintage Hand-Painted Indian Portrait of a Noble...
Unknown
Vintage 1960s Indian Anglo Raj Paintings and Screens
Cotton, Wood
Antique Textiles Galleries: Large vintage hand-painted (Asian) Indian painting of a noble. Subtle color scheme of brown, tan, camel and grey with black outline. The painting is done ...
Anglo Indian Watercolor of a Mughal Nobleman
Antique Early 19th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Paintings
Mughal India, 18th-19th century. Opaque pigments and ink on paper, the nobleman shown standing alone in a landscape, holding a sword, a shield at his side.
Six Decorative Lacquered Panels with Hindu Pain...
Vintage 1920s Indian Paintings
Teak
Six decorative panels from an ancient Indian traveling theater. Painted decorations on solid teak. Dimensions of the Maharaja and Cavaliers panels are 199 X 98 cm. Dimensions of ...
Decorative Large Scale Indian Courting Painting
Antique 19th Century Indian Paintings
A decorative large scale Indian painting of a spring wedding in a hilly setting at dusk depicting the beloved, surrounded by a retinue of serenading female attendants, explaining a l...
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