• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 206

    KITAB MAKTUB QUTB AL-DIN', SIGNED 'AIN 'ALI, COPIED IN GAZA, DATED JUMADA II 1080AH/7TH OCTOBER 1669AD

    Price Realised  

    KITAB MAKTUB QUTB AL-DIN', SIGNED 'AIN 'ALI, COPIED IN GAZA, DATED JUMADA II 1080AH/7TH OCTOBER 1669AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 283ff. with 16ll. of black naskh within gold border, important phrases in red, opening bifolium with illuminated head and marginal decoration, in soft tooled brown leather cover - folio 7 1/2 x 5in (19 x 12.6cm)


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