• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 204

    TWO VOLUMES OF SAFAVID VERSE BOUND TOGETHER, IRAN, 16TH CENTURY

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    TWO VOLUMES OF SAFAVID VERSE BOUND TOGETHER, IRAN, 16TH CENTURY
    Persian manuscript on paper, 84ff. with 11ll. of neat black nasta'liq arranged in two vertical columns in three separate sections, within gold border, opening folio with illuminated header, in brown morocco binding with stamped and tooled gilt medallions - folio 7 x 4 3/4in (17.8 x 12cm)


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