6 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 2,500
JALAL AL-DIN MUHAMMAD RUMI (D. AH 672/1273 AD): MATHNAVI
SIGNED 'ABDULLAH ABU BAKR BIN HAJJI HUSAYN AL-SIWASI AL-MAWLAWI, IRAN OR EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN, DATED THE NIGHT OF FRIDAY RAJAB AH 748/OCTOBER-NOVEMBER 1347 AD
Comprising the third volume of Rumi's work, Persian manuscript on paper, 151ff., each folio with 17ll. of black naskh divided in two columns, titles in red across the two columns, marginal notes, catchwords, colophon signed and dated, water staining, in brown morocco with marbled paper doublures
Folio 9 3/8 x 6 1/8in. (23.5 x 15.5cm.)
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