Qajar Lacquer Papier Mache Panel Depicting a King Climbing a Ladder Aided by Topless Angel in a Night Scene

Era: Qajar Dynasty, Iran
Date: 19th century
Materials and Technique: Lacquer Papier Mache
Size: 25 x 16 1/2 in (63.5 x 42 cm)
Sold at Christie's auction
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This item is of rectangular form, depicting a night scene with a Shah climbing a ladder aided by a topless angel and an army at his feet. Some Muslim saints are depicted as well on the right corner of this item.