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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 44

    A CALLIGRAPHY SIGNED HASSAN SHAMLU, DATED AH1021/1612AD

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    A CALLIGRAPHY SIGNED HASSAN SHAMLU, DATED AH1021/1612AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, with 4ll. of black nasta'liq in diagonal lines, signed and dated below, with illumination in interstices of green vine with floral decoration on a gilt background, laid on pink border with gilt decoration of leaping animals, laid on card - 10 1/4 x 6 1/4in (26 x 16cm)


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    The estimate for this Lot should be 3,000-5,000