• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 84

    A CALLIGRAPHIC PANEL

    SIGNED MUHAMMAD HUSAYN BIN MUHI AL-HARAWI, SAFAVID IRAN, 16TH CENTURY

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    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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