• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    A SECTION OF A SAFAVID PRAYER BOOK, IRAN, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SECTION OF A SAFAVID PRAYER BOOK, IRAN, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, 15ff. with 7ll. of bold black muhaqqaq within gold border, opening folio with illuminated header, no binding - 9 x 5 5/8in (22.8 x 14.5cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI