• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 229

    A SAFAVID MANUSCRIPT SIGNED MUHAMMAD HUSAYN BIN RIF'A AL-AZGHANDI(?), IRAN DATED 2 DHU AL-HIJJA 957AH/11 DECEMBER 1550AD

    Price Realised  

    A SAFAVID MANUSCRIPT SIGNED MUHAMMAD HUSAYN BIN RIF'A AL-AZGHANDI(?), IRAN DATED 2 DHU AL-HIJJA 957AH/11 DECEMBER 1550AD
    Persian manuscript on paper, 246ff. with 17ll. of black naskh, with headings in gold, within gold border and outer blue rule, opening folio with illuminated header, damp staining throughout, red morocco binding with tooled green cartouches - folio 8 1/2 x 6in (21.5 x 15.3cm); and another undated, unsigned Persian manuscript in paper cover - folio 8 1/4 x 6in (21 x 15.2cm) (2)


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