An album page with a quatrain in Persian in nasta'liq script, copied by Hafiz Nurallah
India, Oudh or Afghanistan, late 18th Century
Persian manuscript on paper laid down on card, four lines of nasta'liq script in black ink within cloudbands on a now-faded gold ground, interstices with panels of illumination in colours and gold, inner floral border in a Kashmiri style, outer border of panels of Persian verses, 16th-17th Century, excised from other manuscripts, in mount
261 x 166 mm.
Islamic and Oriental Art
Islamic and Indian Art
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