• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 212

    SHEIKH MUSLIH AL-DIN SA'DI, GULISTAN, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    SHEIKH MUSLIH AL-DIN SA'DI, GULISTAN, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on buff paper, 157ff. with 10ll. of black naskh arranged variously, with diagonal text in margins, within gold border, outer blue rule, opening bifolium with illuminated header, floral cartouches, central text within cloudbands on a gold ground, brown morocco binding with tooled gilt medallion - folio 8 1/2 x 5in (21.5 x 12.6cm)


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