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    Sale 7715

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    31 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 173

    A CALLIGRAPHIC QUATRAIN

    SIGNED MUHAMMAD AMIN FIRDAWSI, SAFAVID IRAN, 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CALLIGRAPHIC QUATRAIN
    SIGNED MUHAMMAD AMIN FIRDAWSI, SAFAVID IRAN, 16TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, 4ll. of black nasta'liq on gold illuminated ground with thin foliage and flowers, the signature within a panel below, within gold ruled frame, laid down on silver speckled paper with gold ruled margins
    Calligraphy 9 x 4½in. (22.7 x 11.4cm.)


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