• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 329

    A LATE SAFAVID MANUSCRIPT IN VERSE, IRAN, EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE SAFAVID MANUSCRIPT IN VERSE, IRAN, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, approx. 216ff. with 15ll. of black nasta'liq arranged in two columns within a gold border, red morocco binding with tooled medallion - 10 x 5 1/8in (25.4 x 13.2cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI