• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 42

    FOUR LEAVES OF CALLIGRAPHY, QAJAR IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR LEAVES OF CALLIGRAPHY, QAJAR IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, three written in shikasteh script and gilt border, one laid on gold-flecked paper, the fourth with 11ll. of black muhaqqaq script within brown cloud bands on a gilt ground, all laid on card - largest 8 x 4 1/2in (20.3 x 11.5cm) (4)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.