• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 278

    AL-SHEIKH 'ABI TAHER ISMA'IL BIN KHLAF AL-NAHBI AL-MAQIRI: KITAB AL-'ANWAN FI AL-QAR..., COMMENTARY ON THE QUR'AN, LATER COLOPHON DATED 1109AH/1697AD

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    AL-SHEIKH 'ABI TAHER ISMA'IL BIN KHLAF AL-NAHBI AL-MAQIRI: KITAB AL-'ANWAN FI AL-QAR..., COMMENTARY ON THE QUR'AN, LATER COLOPHON DATED 1109AH/1697AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 129ff. with 13ll. of black naskh, headings and some words in gold, opening bifolium with text within gold border, brown morocco binding with stamped and tooled medallions - folio 6 7/8 x 5 1/4in (17 x 13.4cm)


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