09-11-2019 09-19-2019
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September 11, 2019 10:00AM - September 19, 2019 7:00PMCalender

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Auction: Discovery - 3286T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: September 11, 2019 10:00AM


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 $20-200

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.


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