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Lot#31 || J.F. & C. Rivington and others
The Instructive and Entertaining Fables of Pilpay (1789)

7.00 x 4.50 x 1.00 in

Estimate   1,50,000 - ₹ 2,00,000

PROVENANCE
Sunil Baboo Estate
CATALOGUE NOTES
NON EXPORTABLE ITEM
Printed for J.F. and C. Rivington, S. Crowder, T. Longman, B. Law, S. Bladon, G. and T. Wilkie, and B. Collins
21 engraved prints. Pilpay was an Indian philosopher, also known as Bidpai, and a storyteller of the Panchatantra
The western world came to know of this famous philosopher as Dabschelim. These stories were said to be principles and guided him in his administration through the stories of birds and animals.
PUBLISHED
Yes
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