• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 213

    A QAJAR ILLUSTRATED NOTEBOOK, A MANUSCRIPT ON GEOMETRY AND ANOTHER QAJAR MANUSCRIPT, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    A QAJAR ILLUSTRATED NOTEBOOK, A MANUSCRIPT ON GEOMETRY AND ANOTHER QAJAR MANUSCRIPT, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, 81ff. with 10ll. of black nasta'liq arranged in two columns with marginal notes and pastel illustrations throughout, soft brown cover - folio 8 1/4 x 6in (21 x 15.2cm); Persian manuscript on paper, 31ff. with 23ll. of black nasta'liq, copious diagrams, in paper cover; 94ff. with 7ll. of large black nasta'liq on buff paper, in soft black cover (3)


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