• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 301

    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL SIGNED AHMAD AL-HASSANI, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL SIGNED AHMAD AL-HASSANI, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY
    With five diagonal lines of nasta'liq arranged in cloud bands, on a gilt floral decorated ground, with cobalt blue interstices deocrated with floral scrolls, within gold border, outer border gold flecked - 11 1/2 x 6 1/8in (29 x 16cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI