16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,000
A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL WITH NAME OF 'AL-FAQIR 'ALI, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
Persian manuscript on paper, with 4ll. of bold black nasta'liq arranged in couplets, with gold rosette illumination, signed below on a blue floral ground, within gold border, outer green border and wider pink marbled margins - 9 1/4 x 7in (23.5 x 17.7cm)
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