16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A LATE TIMURID MINIATURE, IRAN, LATE 14TH CENTURY
Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting a ruler and attendants in an outdoor scene, the ruler's crown, jewels and sword in a gold pavilion behind him, set within 4 columns of nasta'liq, pink gold-sprinkled border, outer margin with cream arabesque on a blue ground - folio 8 x 6in (20.1 x 15.2cm)
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