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Art Passages

Art Passages is a leading specialist in Indian and Islamic Art with particular emphasis in Indian and Persian paintings from the 15th through 19th century. With over 20 years of experience and expertise, Art Passages sources paintings and objects of historical importance with high esthetic quality and provenance.

Connoisseurship, research, and integrity form the foundation of our business. Artworks from Art Passages have received critical acclaim in the media and have been frequently featured in the New York Times, Apollo magazine, and the Asian Art Newspaper.  Art Passages’ clients include significant private collectors as well as major museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, the LA County Museum of Art, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and Musee du Quai Branly among others.

Art Passages is a regular member of Asia Week New York and has exhibited in the Asian Art in London, Parcours des mondes in Paris, as well as other venues in Europe.

Each artwork sold by Art Passages is guaranteed for its authenticity and a certificate is provided upon request.


Un Léviathan attaque Hamza et ses hommes, Scène du Dastan-i Amir Hamza, Inde, Rajasthan, Bikaner, vers 1680.

A Leviathan attacks Hamza and his Menscene

from theDastan-i Amir Hamza (Hamzanama)

India, Rajasthan, Bikaner
c. 1680

Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

Folio 9 3/4 x 6 3/8 in (24.9 x 16 cm)
Painting 22,9 x 13,9 cm (9 x 5 1/2 in)