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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 469

    FOUR FOLIOS FROM DIFFERENT MANUSCRIPTS, INDIA AND IRAN, 16TH-17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FOUR FOLIOS FROM DIFFERENT MANUSCRIPTS, INDIA AND IRAN, 16TH-17TH CENTURY
    Comprising a folio from a Qur'an manuscript written in black muhaqqaq within gold clouds with 3 sura headings in white thuluth on illuminated panels, gold roundels between verses, Iran or India 16th century- 13 x 8½in. (33 x 21.5cm.); three folios from various Persian poetical manuscripts copied in black nasta'liq, each highlighted with gold illumination, Iran or India, 16th and 17th century- largest 10½ x 6½in. (26.7 x 16.5cm.) (4)


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