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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 313

    A GROUP OF SAFAVID-STYLE ARCHAIC MINIATURES, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF SAFAVID-STYLE ARCHAIC MINIATURES, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, laid down on card, depicting a ruler in various pursuits such as hunting, feasting and in battle, with four vertical columns of black shikasteh above and below each miniature, border of red and blue rule - miniature 12 x 7 1/4in (30.5 x 18.5cm) (7) (7)


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    Provenance

    ,PROPERTY OF THE LIBRARY OF DJAFAR GHAZI