• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 299

    A SECTION OF AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SIGNED MUHAMMAD KHALES, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SECTION OF AN OTTOMAN QUR'AN SIGNED MUHAMMAD KHALES, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 86ff. with 11ll. of neat black naskh, gold rosettes, illumination to opening folio and closing bifolio, with two miniatures of Mecca and Medina, brown morocco binding with gold cartouche - 6 x 3 3/4in (15 x 9.5cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI