MID-19TH CENTURY ANTIQUE INDIAN SARANGI HAND PAINTED FIGURATIVE FOLK ART BANJIRA STRING INSTRUMENT (ORIG BOW MISSING). Mid-19th c hand carved & hand painted antique Indian string wooden instruments. 22 ¼” Length x 6 ½” Width x 4 Depth. Mid-19th century Indian Sarangi 17 string antique Banjira instrument, with the bow now missing. One upper wooden knob to the right side was broken off. But all strings are complete and still intact. Some scuffs and some minor paint loss. Very Good to Excellent overall antique condition. Apart from the original bow now being separated from the main instrument and now unavailable, the instrument itself is in exceptionally well-preserved overall antique condition. It’s an extraordinary piece and has exquisite wood hand carving, as well as over-the-top, incredibly accomplished, detailed and well-realized, hand painted figuration on the front lower and upper body, as well as covering the curved lower body of the back of the instrument. An incredible early instrument with absolutely outstanding original, hand painted surfaces. It remains as it was found and in 100% original antique condition. Incredibly, all strings are still present and the wooden case doesn’t suffer from any drying, warping, noticeable dents, dings, water damage, unsightly stains, flea-bites to any of its edges, fractures, repairs or loss. The painted Indian figures, in traditional, period dress, ordain the front, as well as back of the piece. The painted surfaces are crazed and crackled with age. The wood knobs are dry. About as beautiful an object as any mere mortal could possibly ask for. A veritable gift from the gods. The item “19TH C ANTIQUE INDIAN HAND PAINTED FIGURATIVE FOLK ART SARANGI STRING INSTRUMENT” is in sale since Tuesday, October 29, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\India”. The seller is “modsanctuary” and is located in Milford, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- 17 string Sarangi string instrument: Banjira
- Region of Origin: India
- Mid-19th century: Circa 1845-1865
- Hand painted decorative figurative paint: Hand carved wooden case, neck
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood
- Maker: Unknown Indian wood carver/painter
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Type: Musical string instrument
- Color: Multi-Color
A beautiful portrait of Ragini with. Intricate details and delicate brushwork on Ivorine. H 15 cm, W 10 cm. PLEASE NOTE: All our products are handmade. Every piece is individually handcrafted by artisans in India based on craft styles that are centuries old. There may be natural blemishes or variations that are not product flaws. Such variations are inherent in the manufacturing of handmade products, so you may expect minor distinctions that make handmade products special and truly one of a kind! Atterns and colours may vary slightly. The item “Original Indian Miniature Painting Portrait Ragini Resin Ivorine Folk Art” is in sale since Tuesday, July 24, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Indian”. The seller is “indigenius” and is located in Greenford. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, France, Jordan, Sri lanka, Antigua and barbuda, Bermuda, Barbados, Cayman islands, Saint lucia, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, South africa, Colombia, Ukraine, Montserrat.
- Region of Origin: Indian
- Sub-Type: Ragini
- Product: Indian Miniature Painting
- Primary Material: Resin
Antique Original Indian Mughal. Pigment Painting on Silk. Absolutely exquisite, delicate lines In good condition, with light wear. Staining and some paint loss. Creases and minor damage on edges. Slightly tanned due to age. 46″ x 34″ overall. Please check the pictures – what you see is what you get. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as “gifts”. The item “46 Antique Mughal Indian Painting Pigment Silk Traditional Folk Art Garden” is in sale since Friday, September 27, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Paintings”. The seller is “classyboutiquestore” and is located in Morganton, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Region of Origin: India
- Listed By: Dealer
- Painting Surface: Silk
- Medium: Pigment
- Date of Creation: 1800-1899