3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 2,000
A KASHMIRI ILLUSTRATED MANUSCRIPT OF HAFIZ, DATED AH1191/1777AD
Persian manuscript on paper, 211ff. with 14ll. of fine black nasta'liq script, with gold border, red rule, heading with floral painted decoration, 40 miniatures, opening illuminated folio with gilt and cobalt floral decoration, in original red, orange and gilt floral lacquer binding - folio 5 1/8 x 3 1/4in (13.3 x 8.3cm)
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