• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 391

    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL, IRAN, DATED 1035AH/1625AD

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    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL, IRAN, DATED 1035AH/1625AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, with heading in bold thuluth, two lines of naskh below, and below that five diagonal lines, illumination added later - 6 1/8 x 12in (15.8 x 30.5cm)


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    The description of this lot is incorrect in the catalogue. The correct decription should read: A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL SIGNED RAQIMUHU HAQIR MIRZA MUHAMMAD JAWWAD ZERIN QALEM TABRIZI, IRAN, DATED 1131AH/1718AD Arabic manuscript on paper, with heading in bold thuluth, two lines of large black nasta'liq, dated and signed below, on a ground of scrolling flowers, mounted - 13 1/2 x 17 1/2in (34 x 44.5cm)