Khusrau and Shirin in a palace garden; a calligraphic exercise verso
Deccan, 17th Century
gouache on paper, identifying inscription at top in nasta'liq script in red ink, laid down on an album page with blue floral inner border, wide gold-sprinkled outer border; verso a calligraphic exercise in four lines of nasta'liq script in black ink, signed by Hidayatullah Zarrin Raqam, framed
painting 148 x 62 mm.; album page 385 x 275 mm.