3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 938
THE COURT OF KING SULAYMAN, IRAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Pen and wash heightened with gouache and gold, Sulayman and Bilqis seated on a throne with a bearded sheikh seated before them, surrounded by angels, divs, real and fantastic birds and animals, mounted, framed and glazed- 16½ x 10¼in. (41.7 x 26.2cm.)
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The very fine quality of this drawing suggests that it may be the work of the Imami family.
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