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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    A LARGE CALLIGRAPHIC ALBUM

    SIGNED MUHAMMAD HUSAYN 'IMAD AL-KUTTAB, QAJAR IRAN, DATED SHAWAL AH 1320/1902-03 AD

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    A LARGE CALLIGRAPHIC ALBUM
    SIGNED MUHAMMAD HUSAYN 'IMAD AL-KUTTAB, QAJAR IRAN, DATED SHAWAL AH 1320/1902-03 AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, 8ff., each with a panel in nasta'liq, shikasteh, thuluth or naskh, within gold and polychrome illumination, signed and dated in numerous places, on coloured card borders, in pink velvet binding
    Folio 12 ¾ x 9 5/8in. (32.2 x 24.4cm.)


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