• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 285

    KITAB FI'ILM AL MA'ANI, OTTOMAN TURKEY, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    KITAB FI'ILM AL MA'ANI, OTTOMAN TURKEY, 14TH CENTURY
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 7ff. with 24ll. of black naskh with certain words in red, opening folio with illuminated header, binding of same period black with tooled decoration - 9 5/8 x 7in (24.5 x 17.8cm)


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    Provenance

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE DJAFAR GHAZI