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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 282

    ABI ISSA AL-TARMADI: KITAB SHAMAIL AL-NABI (HADITH RELATED TO THE PROPHET), SYRIA OR TURKEY, PROBABLY 15TH CENTURY

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    ABI ISSA AL-TARMADI: KITAB SHAMAIL AL-NABI (HADITH RELATED TO THE PROPHET), SYRIA OR TURKEY, PROBABLY 15TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 74ff. with 15ll. of black naskh, diacriticals and certain words highlighted in red, some marginal notes, incomplete at end, brown stamped and tooled morocco binding - 7 1/4 x 5 1/4in (18.2 x 13.4cm)


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    For further reading on this text see Stchoukine, La Peinture Turque d'Apres Les Manuscrits Illustres, 1re Partie De Sulayman 1er a 'Osman II 1520-1622, Institute Francais d'Archaeologie de Beyrouth Bibliotheque Archaeologique et Historique, LXXXIV, p. 222.

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    Provenance

    ,PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF DJAFAR GHAZI