London, South Kensington
12 - 13 October 2006
NUR AL-DIN 'ABD AL-RAHMAN JAMI (D. AH 898/1492 AD): YUSUF WA ZULAYKHA, QAJAR IRAN, MID-19TH CENTURY
Poetry, Persian manuscript on paper, 165ff. with 12ll. of black nasta'liq in two columns, opening illuminated bifolio, with 12 miniatures in gouache heightened with gold throughout the text, titles in red, tan morocco binding -- Folio 18.8 x 11.3cm.
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