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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 332

    A CALLIGRAPHIC EXCERCISE

    COPIED BY 'IMAD AL-HASSANI, SAFAVID IRAN, LATE 16TH/EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CALLIGRAPHIC EXCERCISE
    COPIED BY 'IMAD AL-HASSANI, SAFAVID IRAN, LATE 16TH/EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, with 5ll. of bold black nasta'liq on a ground of gold flowering scrolls within one large cloud reserved against a gold and polychrome floral ground, the left hand side with small signature of 'Imad al-Hassani, laid down between minor border of floral design on black ground on wide red Qajar margins with gold and polychrome floral scrolls, mounted, framed and glazed
    Calligraphy 13 x 8 3/8in. (33.2 x 21.5cm.)


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