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Pair of Miniature Paintings

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
8
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Miniature Paintings, possibly Mughal, color and gold on paper, each depicting a narrative scene telling the story of Layla and Majnun, with an inscription in white above each inside a lined border, 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Arab culture, Layla, Layla and Majnun, Leyli and Majnun, Love, Miniature, Painting, Persian literature, Persian miniature, Sufi literature

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