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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 268

    THE COURT OF KING SULAYMAN, IRAN, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    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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