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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 161

    MUHAMMAD B. ALI AL-WARDARI (SHEIKHZADEH): FATH AL-LABAB FI SHARH KHULASAT AL-HISAB, OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    MUHAMMAD B. ALI AL-WARDARI (SHEIKHZADEH): FATH AL-LABAB FI SHARH KHULASAT AL-HISAB, OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
    Mathematics, Arabic manuscript on cream paper, 205ff. with 19ll. of black Ottoman naskh, overlining, occasional words in red, numerous diagrams and tables, copious marginal notes, light staining, in original green morocco binding with floral stamped medallion and borders - folio 8 1/2 x 6 1/4in (22 x 15.5cm)


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