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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    NEVA'I OF MIR SHIR ALI IN CHAGATAY, TURKESTAN, LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    NEVA'I OF MIR SHIR ALI IN CHAGATAY, TURKESTAN, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, 213ff. with approx. 12ll. of black script arranged in two columns within red rule panels, gold border, outer blue rule, with 4 miniatures, marginal decoration with grazing animals and people to opening bifolium and further bifolium mid-way through manuscript, brown morocco binding with tolled medallions - folio 10 x 6 1/2in (25.5 x 16.5cm)


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