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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    SIX NORTH INDIAN ILLUSTRATED MANUSCRIPTS

    INDIA, 17TH AND 19TH CENTURY

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    SIX NORTH INDIAN ILLUSTRATED MANUSCRIPTS
    INDIA, 17TH AND 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a 17th century Mughal manuscript on history with fine illuminated heading and later added illustrations, in Persian, 56ff., in cloth covered binding, a 19th century Kashmiri diwan of Hafiz, 210ff., with floral illumination, in fine binding; a manuscript in verses, 48ff., in modern binding; and three 19th century illustrated manuscripts in devanagari and takri script, probably the Bhagavata Purana, 296ff., 275ff. and 301ff., with illustrations, in morocco and cloth covered bindings


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    Provenance

    Diwan of Hafiz: 22 November 1984, lot 78