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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    THREE LEAVES OF QAJAR CALLIGRAPHY, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE LEAVES OF QAJAR CALLIGRAPHY, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Manuscript on paper, the first with 2ll. of black nasta'liq within a gold border, mounted in pink card - 3 1/2 x 7in (9 x 17.7cm); the second with 4ll. of black nasta'liq on cloud bands, with illuminated panel to centre, with outer blaxk border, further pink border, on green card - 9 x 6 1/4in (22.9 x 16cm); the third with 4ll. of diagonal black nasta'liq on cloud bands on a gilt ground, with illumination to interstices, on white card - 6 1/4 x 4in (16 x 10cm) (3)


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