• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    A LATE TIMURID MINIATURE, IRAN, LATE 14TH CENTURY

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    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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