• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 221

    TWO CALLIGRAPHY PANELS, ONE SIGNED MAHMUD SHIHABI, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO CALLIGRAPHY PANELS, ONE SIGNED MAHMUD SHIHABI, IRAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, 4ll. of black nasta'liq within cloudbands on a hatched floral ground, signed below Mahmud Shihabi - 8 x 5in (20.2 x 12.7cm); panel with 4ll. of black nasta'liq on marbled paper, signed below, with floral margin - 9 1/2 x 5 1/2in (24 x 14cm) (2)


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