A farmer ploughing the land with two yoked oxen
Persia, 18th Century
pen and ink on paper laid down on card, with an inner border of panels incorporating Persian verses written in elegant nasta'liq script, interspersed with smaller illuminated panels in colours and gold, outer borders of pink paper with animals and birds amidst vegetation in gold, creased, waterstaining, framed
drawing 170 x 90 mm.; page 195 x 325 mm.