Islamic and Indian Art
2 Oct 2012, starting at 10:30 BST.

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Fahrelnissa Zeid (Turkish, 1901-1991) Boats on the Bosphorus
Sold for £133,250 (US$ 222,912) inc. premium
LOTS
 of 373
7 Four large Qur'an leaves in gold and black muhaqqaq script Persia, probably Shiraz, circa 1525-50(4) £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
13 Amir Khusrau Dihlavi, A'ina-ye Iskandari, Shirin va Khusrau and Layla va Majnun probably Ottoman Turkey, 16th Century £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
16 An illuminated Qur'an in scroll form written in ghubari script, with an Ottoman 16th Century cylindrical silver-gilt case Probably Ottoman Turkey, 18th Century(2) £11,250
US$ 18,819
€13,634
18 A view of Constantinople from Galata, signed by Mehmed Khulusi Turkey, Constantinople, dated AH 1318/AD 1900-1901 £3,750
US$ 6,273
€4,544
19 Abu Bakr Muhammad bin Zakarriyah al-Razi, Kitab Sir al-asrar, The Secret of Secrets, a treatise on alchemy North Africa, probably Morocco, 18th Century £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
20 Abdul-Rahman bin Muhammad bin Abdul-Haq as-Shami, Fawa'id min 'ulum al-batin yantafi'a biha al-ta'in wa al-qatin, a treatise on occult and magic numbers and letters North Africa, 19th Century £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
25 Afzal-ad-Din Khaqani (d. 1199), Tuhfata al-'Iraqayn, poetry Mughal India, circa 1618-19 £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
26 An illuminated Qur'an in a floral lacquer binding North India, Kashmir, late 18th/early 19th Century £6,000
US$ 10,037
€7,271
27 An illuminated Qur'an in scroll form written in ghubari script India, late 18th-19th Century(2) £10,625
US$ 17,774
€12,877
28 Firdausi, Shahnama, The Book of Kings, an illuminated manuscript of Persian poetry, in two volumes, illustrated with 38 miniatures North India, probably Kashmir or Punjab, circa 1840(2) £11,875
US$ 19,865
€14,392
29 Firdausi, Shahnama, The Book of Kings, a large illuminated manuscript of Persian poetry, illustrated with a double-page frontispiece depicting the court of King Solomon and with 46 miniatures, copied by Ahmad Shah, the eldest son of the deceased Ramatullah North India, probably Kashmir or Punjab, dated Thursday 21st Jumada II 1256/20th August 1840 £43,250
US$ 72,352
€52,417
30 A richly illuminated Qur'an with each page exquisitely decorated with floral motifs in colours and gold, and once in the possession of Faridun Jah, Nawab Nazim of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa, and his descendants North India, Kashmir, circa AH 1275/AD 1858-59 £44,450
US$ 74,359
€53,872
32 A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf signed by Sami Turkey, dated AH 1317/AD 1899 or later £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
34 A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf, signed by Sami Turkey, dated AH 1317/AD 1899 £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
36 A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf, signed by Nazif Turkey, dated AH 1321/AD 1903 or later £3,500
US$ 5,855
€4,241
37 A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf Turkey, 20th Century or later £2,750
US$ 4,600
€3,332
38 A calligraphic composition in gold on a natural leaf Turkey, 20th Century £2,750
US$ 4,600
€3,332
42 A Sogdian pottery Rhyton Persia, 7th/ 8th Century £3,250
US$ 5,436
€3,938
45 A very rare Abbasid fragmentary ruby lustre glass Dish Iraq, 8th/9th Century £34,850
US$ 58,300
€42,237
53 A Khorasan silver-inlaid bronze lidded Vessel Persia, 13th Century(2) £7,250
US$ 12,128
€8,786
54 A Khorasan pierced and cast bronze Pencase Northeast Persia, 12th Century £2,375
US$ 3,973
€2,878
57 A group of Ilkhanid gilt copper belt Fittings Persia, 13th/14th Century(11) £15,000
US$ 25,093
€18,179
65 A fine Mamluk silver-inlaid copper pouring Vessel Egypt or Syria, 13th-14th Century £6,875
US$ 11,501
€8,332
68 A Safavid inscribed jade belt Fitting Persia, 17th Century £3,000
US$ 5,018
€3,635
71 An Ottoman wicker Shield Turkey, early 17th Century £11,250
US$ 18,819
€13,634
72 An Ottoman gilded Helmet Turkey, Late 16th-17th Century £4,500
US$ 7,527
€5,453
73 An Iznik figural pottery Dish Turkey, 17th Century £3,500
US$ 5,855
€4,241
75 A large Iznik pottery Dish Turkey, circa 1580 £11,250
US$ 18,819
€13,634
77 Two Kutahya underglaze painted pottery Tiles Turkey, circa 1750 (2) £3,750
US$ 6,273
€4,544
79 A Damascus underglaze-painted pottery border Tile Syria, second half of the 16th Century £3,250
US$ 5,436
€3,938
84 An Ottoman mother-of-pearl inlaid wood Chest Turkey, 18th Century £2,000
US$ 3,345
€2,423
90 An embroidered red velvet Ottoman Purse Turkey, early 18th Century £25,000
US$ 41,822
€30,299
91 An embroidered red silk Ottoman Purse Turkey, 18th Century £10,000
US$ 16,728
€12,119
98 An Ottoman velvet Panel Turkey, 18th Century £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
101 An Ottoman Belt Turkey or Balkans, 19th Century £3,125
US$ 5,227
€3,787
105 A silver-mounted Jambiya and belt Yemen, early 20th Century(2) £1,625
US$ 2,718
€1,969
106 An Ottoman silver-mounted sword with inscribed Safavid blade Turkey, 18th and 19th Century(2) £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
108 A large Ottoman gilt-copper (tombak) Finial Turkey, 19th Century £2,250
US$ 3,763
€2,726
109 A pair of Ottoman calligrapher's Scissors Turkey, 19th Century £2,000
US$ 3,345
€2,423
112 An Ottoman metal thread embroidered Kiswa Fragment probably Egypt, 19th Century £6,875
US$ 11,501
€8,332
113 An Ottoman metal-thread embroidered Mosque Door Portière Turkey or Syria, 19th Century(3) £32,450
US$ 54,285
€39,328
116 A Bukhara silk embroidered linen Panel (susani) Uzbekistan, 19th Century £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
119 A silk embroidered linen Panel (susani) Uzbekistan, 19th Century £1,000
US$ 1,672
€1,211
120 A Tashkent silk embroidered linen Panel (susani) Uzbekistan, mid 19th Century £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
125 A silk embroidered linen Panel (susani) Uzbekistan, 19th Century £1,625
US$ 2,718
€1,969
126 A pair of Bohemian blue glass Decanters for the Ottoman market 19th Century(2) £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
129 A pair of Mamluk style gilt and enamel glass Mosque Lamps late 19th Century(2) £6,875
US$ 11,501
€8,332
130 A pair of Bohemian opaline white Decanters for the Ottoman market 19th Century(2) £2,750
US$ 4,600
€3,332
132 A pair of Bohemian red glass ewers for the Ottoman market 19th Century(2) £1,375
US$ 2,300
€1,666
136 A pair of Mamluk style gilt and enamel glass Mosque Lamps by Philippe-Joseph Brocard Paris, circa 1870(2) £6,875
US$ 11,501
€8,332
137 A pair of Bohemian green glass Decanters for the Ottoman market 19th Century(2) £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
138 A Mamluk Revival silver-inlaid copper Qur'an Stand (kursi) Egypt or Syria, circa 1900 £8,750
US$ 14,637
€10,604
139 A marquetry olivewood model of the Edicule from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre Jerusalem, 17th/ 18th Century(2) £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
141 A Damascus mother-of-pearl-inlaid marquetry wood salon Suite Syria, circa 1920(5) £5,000
US$ 8,364
€6,059
144 An embroidered felt Dervish Hat Persia, 19th Century £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
145 Two Qajar lacquered papier mache Mirror Cases Persia, 1830-50(2) £4,000
US$ 6,691
€4,847
146 An erotic Qajar lacquer Mirror-Case Persia, 19th Century(2) £3,250
US$ 5,436
€3,938
147 A pair of Qajar lacquered wood Doors Persia, 19th Century(2) £8,750
US$ 14,637
€10,604
154 A large signed Qajar moulded pottery Tile depicting Khusrau visiting Shirin Persia, circa 1880 £6,875
US$ 11,501
€8,332
156 Two Qajar gold damascened steel Deer Persia, 19th Century(2) £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
159 A Qajar reverse-painted Mirror Cabinet Persia, 19th Century £3,750
US$ 6,273
€4,544
159A An album of 21 photographs of various figures of the Bakhtiari tribe associated with the Constitutional Revolution of 1909, presented to Sir Sydney Armitage-Smith, financial advisor to the Persian Government Persia, early 20th Century, photographs inscribed with dates between 1920 and 1921 £2,250
US$ 3,763
€2,726
162A Suad al-Attar (Iraq, b. 1942) A seated woman winding wool £5,000
US$ 8,364
€6,059
163 Two double-sided illustrated leaves from a manuscript of the Bhagavata Purana Mewar, circa 1625(2) £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
164 Patmanjari ragini: a female attendant consoling her mistress in a small pavilion Malwa, circa 1665 £1,125
US$ 1,881
€1,363
165 An illustration to the Bhagavata Purana: Krishna dividing the River Jumna, worshipped by Balarama with a devotee, a prince playing cymbals alongside, two yogis to the right Popular Mughal, Rajasthan, circa 1610 £4,375
US$ 7,318
€5,302
166 A prince standing at a balcony holding a rose Provincial Deccan, circa 1800 £625
US$ 1,045
€757
170 Krishna dressed as a prince, standing in a landscape holding a flower Kishangarh, late 18th Century £3,500
US$ 5,855
€4,241
172 A sadhu standing in a landscape, wearing a tiger skin and carrying a morchal Kishangarh, circa 1760 £937
US$ 1,568
€1,136
174 A large portrait of a tiger killed by Maharana Ari Singh (reg. 1761-1773) in the village of Karget, near Udaipur, in the month of Pausha, samvat 1822/AD 1765-1766 Udaipur, circa 1765-1770 £37,250
US$ 62,315
€45,146
175 A royal hunting party on a hillside, a prince and his entourage on horseback chasing boar with lances, attendants on foot with swords lashing at boar in the foreground Marwar, late 18th Century £3,500
US$ 5,855
€4,241
177 A hunting scene; a seated contemplative figure; mendicants with officers: three fragmentary drawings Rajasthan, first half of the 19th Century £625
US$ 1,045
€757
187 A prince and his mistress in an erotic embrace on a terrace Murshidabad, circa 1760 £3,125
US$ 5,227
€3,787
188 A maiden smoking a hookah seated against a bolster on a terrace, an attendant behind her Murshidabad, circa 1790 £2,250
US$ 3,763
€2,726
190 Three portraits of consorts of the Mughal Emperor Akbar II (reg. 1806-37): Shankar Begum, of the harem; Akhtar Mahal, his Persian wife; Asafar Mahal Delhi, by the artists Mahmud Faizul and his pupil, Asmuddin, circa 1900, after originals of 1840-50 £3,250
US$ 5,436
€3,938
191 The tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah Company School, Delhi or Agra, circa 1816 £6,875
US$ 11,501
€8,332
199 A leaf from an illustrated manuscript: a prince worshipping at a woodland shrine to Kali, with his mounted retinue in attendance Pahari, mid-19th Century £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
201 Varaha avatar: the boar incarnation of Vishnu seated in a landscape, a beheaded devotee before him as another approaches with horses to the left Pahari, late 18th Century £2,000
US$ 3,345
€2,423
203 An extensive manuscript of the Ramayana in scroll form North India, circa 1860 £8,125
US$ 13,592
€9,847
204 The Sikh Guru Arjun (1563-1606) seated on a terrace with an attendant waving a morchal Punjab, early 19th Century £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
205 Guru Govind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru (1675-1708), seated on a terrace with an attendant waving a gauri Pahari, circa 1830 £3,750
US$ 6,273
€4,544
206 Four paintings, originally from a Janamsakhi manuscript, depicting scenes from the life of the Sikh Guru Nanak (1469-1539) North India, second half of the 18th Century(4) £17,500
US$ 29,275
€21,209
207 An unusual lithograph copy of the Janamsakhi, the life of Guru Nanak North India, mid-19th Century £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
208 Maharajah Ranjit Singh (reg. 1780-1839) in durbar with courtiers, including Sher Singh and Kharak Singh, and attendants Punjab, circa 1860 £30,000
US$ 50,186
€36,359
209 A series of twelve watercolours depicting Sikh rulers and other notables, and other Punjabi and North Indian figures Punjab, mid-19th Century(12) £32,450
US$ 54,285
€39,328
210 Sobha Singh (India, 1901-1986) Noblemen riding on a richly caparisoned elephant with attendants in procession through city streets £13,750
US$ 23,002
€16,664
212 A finely carved ivory Figure of Ganesh India, 17th/18th Century £4,750
US$ 7,946
€5,756
213 A bronze seated Figure of Buddha Shakyamuni Thailand, Sukothai style, 14th/15th Century £16,250
US$ 27,184
€19,694
214 A large gilt lacquer decorated wood figure of Buddha Burma, late 19th/early 20th Century £15,000
US$ 25,093
€18,179
214A A fine silver and brass inlaid alloy Bidri Huqqa Base Bidar, Deccan, mid 17th Century £12,500
US$ 20,911
€15,149
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