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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 329

    JALAL AL-DIN RUMI: MASNAVI, SAFAVID IRAN, LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    JALAL AL-DIN RUMI: MASNAVI, SAFAVID IRAN, LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Poetry, Persian manuscript on cream paper, 310ff. with 23ll. of black nasta'liq arranged in four gold ruled columns, some text in red, each of the six sections with illuminated heading, 19th century gold lacquer binding with gul-o bulbul design- folio 8¼ x 5¼in. (21 x 13.3cm.)


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