26 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 312
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
DIWAN OF 'ASHIQ, QAJAR IRAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
Poetry, Persian manuscript on cream paper, 263ff. with 15ll. of black nasta'liq in two gold ruled columns, opening folio with illuminated heading plus two other illuminated folios, deficient at beginning, lacking binding -folio 8¼ x 5¾in. (20.8 x 14.4cm.)
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