• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 356

    A QAJAR NOTEBOOK IN SAFINAH FORMAT, IRAN, DATED 1142AH/1729AD AND TWO OIL SKETCHES

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A QAJAR NOTEBOOK IN SAFINAH FORMAT, IRAN, DATED 1142AH/1729AD AND TWO OIL SKETCHES
    Persian manuscript on paper, 253ff. with approx. 19ll. of diagonal black nasta'liq, soft brown morocco binding with tooled medallion - 4 x 8in (10 x 20cm); and two sketches (3)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI