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Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

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3263T
Lot:
1254
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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy, Mostly Persia, two sets of pages from two manuscripts in Nastaliq script, two large pages in Thuluth script, and a fragment of Nastaliq calligraphy with gilt embellishments, sizes to 18 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $200-400

Damage and losses to two larger pages, fragment, wear to edges of others.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Arabic calligraphy, Calligraphy, Chalipa, Islamic art, Islamic calligraphy, Nastaʿlīq, Persian calligraphy, Persian orthography, Taʿlīq script, Thuluth, Visual arts, Writing

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