6 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A CALLIGRAPHIC PANEL
SIGNED MUHAMMAD HUSAYN BIN MUHI AL-HARAWI, SAFAVID IRAN, 16TH CENTURY
Arabic manuscript on paper, with 9ll. of naskh alternatively in white, brown and blue with black outlines, with gold geometrical rosette verse markers, an illuminated cartouche above, the signature in blue naskh below, within gold and polychrome rules, laid down on card between gold-sprinkled borders
Folio 10 7/8 x 6¾in. (27.7 x 17cm.)
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See lot 124 for another lot by this scribe, and a short note.
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