26 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
SADR AL-DIN AL-SHIRAZI (MULLA SADRA): HUDUTH AL-'ALAM, LATER QAJAR IRAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Islamic philosophy, Arabic manuscript on polished cream paper, 125ff. with 12ll. of fine black nasta'liq, text area gold-sprinkled and outlined with gold, finely illuminated opening bifolium, tan morocco binding with gold tooling- folio 8½ x 5½in. (21.5 x 14cm.)
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