A calligraphic composition in nasta'liq script, Isma'il Qajar [?]
Lot 28
A calligraphic composition in nasta'liq script, copied by Isma'il Qajar, in praise of Nasir al-Din Shah Qajar Persia, mid-19th Century
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
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A calligraphic composition in nasta'liq script, copied by Isma'il Qajar, in praise of Nasir al-Din Shah Qajar
Persia, mid-19th Century
Persian manuscript on paper laid down on card, six lines of text in nasta'liq script in black ink within green cloudbands against a gold ground with polychrome vegetal motifs, gilt-decorated outer margins, in mount
227 x 146 mm.

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  • Provenance:
    The Property of a Lady.

    The scribe is unrecorded.
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