• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 266

    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL ATTRIBUTED TO 'IMAD AL-HASSANI, AND A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL DATED 1[1 OR 2]77AH/1763 OR 1861AD

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    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL ATTRIBUTED TO 'IMAD AL-HASSANI, AND A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL DATED 1[1 OR 2]77AH/1763 OR 1861AD
    Persian manuscript on blue gold-flecked paper, 4ll. of black nasta'liq arranged in diagonal couplets, 2ll. of horizontal text between, signature to bottom left corner, within red, green and blue borders - 8 3/4 x 6in (22.3 x 15.2cm); Persian manuscript on paper, 10ll. of black nasta'liq on gold-flecked paper - 7 3/4 x 5 1/4in (19.7 x 13.5cm) (2)


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