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Miniature Folio Painting

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Miniature Folio Painting, Persia, 20th century, opaque color and gold on paper, depicting a group of courtiers assembled in a palace garden around a duck pond, bordered by scrolling floral patterns over a blue ground, framed and glazed, sight size 8 x 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Not examined out of frame, minor buckling and paint loss.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Calligraphy, Islamic calligraphy, Nastaʿlīq script, Ornaments, Persian calligraphy, Persian orthography, Scroll

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