• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 264

    AN OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHY PANEL (IJAZA) SIGNED HAFIZ YUSUF KAH, (STUDENT OF MUSTAFA 'AZZAT), DATED AH1261/1845AD

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    AN OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHY PANEL (IJAZA) SIGNED HAFIZ YUSUF KAH, (STUDENT OF MUSTAFA 'AZZAT), DATED AH1261/1845AD
    Divided into three sections, the top with line of large thuluth script, below two lines of naskh with square cartouches of pink floral decoration either side, and below two cartouches containing five lines of naskh, on a gilt ground with floral decoration, within green border, outer border with floral gilt decoration - 8 1/8 x 11 1/8 (20.6 x 28.3cm)


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    Provenance

    PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI