A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf, signed by Ali Turkey, dated AH 1291/AD 1874
Lot 51
A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf, signed by 'Ali Turkey, dated AH 1291/AD 1874
£1,000 - 1,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,500
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Lot Details
A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf, signed by 'Ali
Turkey, dated AH 1291/AD 1874
Arabic composition applied on to a natural leaf, the text incorporating a verse from the Qur'an, mounted on a red archival board, framed
leaf 220 mm. long

Footnotes

  • Text: Qur'an, sura III, al-Imran, The Family of Imran, beginning of verse 37: 'Right graciously did her Lord accept her.'
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