• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 317

    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL WITH THE VERSES OF AMIR KHUSRAU DIHLAVI SIGNED SULTAN HUSSAN, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY

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    A CALLIGRAPHY PANEL WITH THE VERSES OF AMIR KHUSRAU DIHLAVI SIGNED SULTAN HUSSAN, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY
    With two diagonal lines of large bold nasta'liq within cloud bands, two smaller lines above and three below, on a gold ground with floral scrolling decoration, above and below two horizontal lines of text, margins sprinkled with gold - 7 1/2 x 5 1/8in (19 x 13.3cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI