• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 641

    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL BY MIRZA MUHAMMAD HUSAYN KASHMIRI, RAMPUR, DATED 1329AH/1911AD

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    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL BY MIRZA MUHAMMAD HUSAYN KASHMIRI, RAMPUR, DATED 1329AH/1911AD
    Ink on paper, composed of Sura 48:1 written in mirror image, within a lobed arch, the spandrels filled with dense floral decoration, below sura 48:3 in muhaqqaq script - 25 x 16in (63.5 x 40.5cm)


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    Mirza Mohammed Husayn Kashmiri worked mainly at the court of the Nawwabs of Rampur. See Syed Ahmad Rampuri, Muraqq' Kushnavisan, Rampur, 2007, p. 308

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