• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 201

    A BOUND CONCERTINA OF OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHY SIGNED NEFES ZADEH (D.1679AD), TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BOUND CONCERTINA OF OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHY SIGNED NEFES ZADEH (D.1679AD), TURKEY, 17TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on card, consisting of 15 excercises, each with 2 lines of bold naskh with gold decoration within variously coloured borders, brown morocco binding with gilt on black medallion either side - each 6 1/2 x 10 1/4in (16.5 x 26cm) (15)


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    A group of calligraphies signed by Nafszadeh Ismail Effendi were previously sold in the King St. sale 7615, Lot 370

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