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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    GOLESTAN SADI, QAJAR IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    GOLESTAN SADI, QAJAR IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on blue paper, 44ff. with 9ll. of black shikasteh script, headings written in red, with oval marginal decoration, and to upper corners, opening illuminated bifolium with scrolling vine with pink flowers to margins, heading decorated with red cartouche on gilt ground with cobaly underlay all decorated with flowers, light brown morocco binding with gilt tooling - folio 14 x 8 7/8in (35.5 x 22.2cm)


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