London, South Kensington
3 April 2009
A COMPOSITE PAGE FROM THE AJAIB AL-MAKHLUQAT, DATE??????
Arabic manuscript on paper, with six parts of pages from a manuscript glued down, partial lines of text in black naskh, depicting from upper left a red flowering bush, a wolf, an alligator, a salamder (?), a pink flowering bush, and a scorpion, 26ll. of black naskh to reverse, cut off at bottom - 11 1/4 x 6 3/4in (29.2 x 17cm)
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