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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 220

    A CALLIGRAPHIC PANEL

    SIGNED 'ABD AL-BAQI AL-TABRIZI, SAFAVID IRAN, DATED AH 1013/1604-05 AD

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    A CALLIGRAPHIC PANEL
    SIGNED 'ABD AL-BAQI AL-TABRIZI, SAFAVID IRAN, DATED AH 1013/1604-05 AD
    Ink and gold on paper, with lines of black thuluth, naskh and tawqi', signed and dated along the bottom edge, laid down on gold-speckled card cream
    Calligraphy 6 ¼ x 9 1/8in. (15.8 x 23.1.cm.); panel 12 ¾ x 15 ¼in. (32.4 x 38.9cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the Gulf Cooperation Council has imposed a ban on the importation of Iranian goods to or via its member states.  Some of the member states are enforcing the ban strictly such as Saudi Arabia.  Please check with your shippers on whether you will be able to ship Iranian artworks to the GCC member states.


    Pre-Lot Text

    A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CALLIGRAPHY (LOT 220 - 220J)