• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7751

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    6 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 102

    SIX OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHIC EXERCISES (MASHQ)

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    SIX OTTOMAN CALLIGRAPHIC EXERCISES (MASHQ)
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
    Exercises, each panel with dense thuluth script with occasional gold and polychrome roundels, all laid down between gold and/or polychrome rules on marbled, coloured or gold-sprinkled paper, one with later attribution to Hafiz 'Uthman
    Largest folio 7 x 10½in. (18 x 26.6cm.) (6)


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