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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 69

    THREE PANELS OF CALLIGRAPHY, IRAN, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE PANELS OF CALLIGRAPHY, IRAN, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, two written in black nasta'liq, the first with one line of text "Heaven is under the mother's feet", laid on marbled paper, backed with card, and a third written in black shikasteh script


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