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Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1116
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Ten Painted Manuscript Pages, Persia, 19th/20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, most depicting courtiers enjoying music, food, drink, and conversation in a garden, painted in an archaic More ...

Two Tinned-copper Bowls

Two Tinned-copper Bowls

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1159
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Tinned-copper Bowls, Persia, Safavid style, both with a bulbous body and waisted neck, the sides decorated with arabesques and geometric motifs, a band of Nastaliq calligraphy at the neck, dia. More ...

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1254
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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 More ...

Manuscript Painting

Manuscript Painting

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
463
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Manuscript Painting, Persia, 16th/17th century, ink, color, and gilt on paper, probably from the Shahnameh, depicting groups of men in discussion under a canopy, with four columns of nastaliq More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin  , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
207
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin, 1070 AH [1659 CE]. Large octavo-format manuscript on paper, fine calligraphy in black and red throughout, a courtesy book written for the instruction More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Page

Illuminated Manuscript Page

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
27
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Illuminated Manuscript Page, India, possibly Mughal period, ink, opaque color, and gold on paper, depicting a ruler, possibly Jahangir, and a woman seated together, surrounded by two columns of More ...

Miniature Painting Depicting a Man and a Boy

Miniature Painting Depicting a Man and a Boy

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
28
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Miniature Painting Depicting a Man and a Boy, India, opaque color and gold on wasli, seated facing each other on a couch in front of an architectural feature, with Nastaliq calligraphy below, framed More ...

Safavid-style Miniature Painting

Safavid-style Miniature Painting

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
32
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Safavid-style Miniature Painting, India, 19th century, ink and color on paper, depicting a court scene with musicians and many attendees, four columns of Nastaliq calligraphy above, framed and More ...

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
40
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Ten Painted Manuscript Pages, Persia, 19th/20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, most depicting courtiers enjoying music, food, drink, and conversation in a garden, painted in an archaic More ...

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan  , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1206
Sold for:
$461$375

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan, Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE]. Quarto-format text manuscript on polished laid paper, written in black and red ink, single column More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin  , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1222
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin, 1070 AH [1659 CE]. Large octavo-format manuscript on paper, fine calligraphy in black and red throughout, a courtesy book written for the instruction More ...

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth   [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa  , Persian Manuscript.

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa , Persian Manuscript.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$492$400

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa, Persian Manuscript. 1014 AH [1605 CE]. Narrow octavo format manuscript on paper, written in black ink with chapter More ...

Miniature Painting of a Market

Miniature Painting of a Market

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
41
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Miniature Painting of a Market, India, 20th century, Rajasthan school, opaque color and gold on paper, depicting men weighing and trading goods, inscription in nastaliq at the top, with a floral More ...

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript, Persia, possibly 16th century, ink, opaque color, and gilt on paper, the left leaf with a miniature painting depicting a man and a woman holding an offering More ...

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript, Persia, possibly 16th century, ink, opaque color, and gilt on paper, the right leaf with a miniature painting depicting a couple sharing a drink, the left More ...

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript, Persia, possibly 16th century, ink, opaque color, and gilt on paper, the left leaf with a miniature painting depicting seated scholars discussing books, the More ...

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$738$600

Two Pages from an Illuminated Manuscript, Persia, possibly 16th century, ink, opaque color, and gilt on paper, the left leaf with a miniature painting depicting a gathering of people drinking, one More ...

Manuscript Page with Allegorical Painting

Manuscript Page with Allegorical Painting

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$308$250

Manuscript Page with Allegorical Painting, Persia, possibly 15th/16th century, depicting the meeting of Persia and India below eight lines of nastaliq script, framed and glazed to show both sides, More ...

Ilustrated Manuscript with a Painting Depicting Trading

Ilustrated Manuscript with a Painting Depicting Trading

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
64
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Ilustrated Manuscript with a Painting Depicting Trading, Persia, possibly Ilkhanid, ink, opaque color and gold on paper, one page with two columns of nastaliq script, the opposite painted with a More ...

Illustrated Folio Depicting an Execution

Illustrated Folio Depicting an Execution

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
65
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Illustrated Folio Depicting an Execution, Persia, possibly 16th/17th century, ink, opaque color, and gold on paper, with text in nastaliq calligraphy above, framed and glazed, sight size 11 x 7 1/2 More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Page

Illuminated Manuscript Page

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$492$400

Illuminated Manuscript Page, Persia, possibly 16th/17th century, ink, color, and gilt on paper, Nastaliq calligraphy in reserves surrounded by scrolling florals on a gilt ground, framed and glazed, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$861$700

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary. 935 AH [1529 CE]. Small format manuscript on paper, 18 leaves, 12 lines per page, title and facing leaf elaborately decorated in gold, blue, and More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$800$650

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Octavo format Arabic manuscript on paper in black ink, in an elegant and delicate nasta'liq script with artful diagonal marginal More ...

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript.

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$615$500

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 27 leaves, 7 lines per page, text written in two diagonal columns, making More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1108
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Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary. 935 AH [1529 CE]. Small format manuscript on paper, 18 leaves, 12 lines per page, title and facing leaf elaborately decorated in gold, blue, and More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1109
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Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Octavo format Arabic manuscript on paper in black ink, in an elegant and delicate nasta'liq script with artful diagonal marginal More ...

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript.

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1116
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Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 27 leaves, 7 lines per page, text written in two diagonal columns, making More ...

Muhammad Mu'min Husaini (fl. circa 1670) Tuhfat al-Mu'minin  , Dictionary of Materia Medica.

Muhammad Mu'min Husaini (fl. circa 1670) Tuhfat al-Mu'minin , Dictionary of Materia Medica.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Muhammad Mu'min Husaini (fl. circa 1670) Tuhfat al-Mu'minin, Dictionary of Materia Medica. [late 17th century CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, folio format, 285 leaves, divided into parts, 28 lines More ...

Persian Calligraphy, an Accordion Book of Twenty-one Examples, 18th-19th Century.

Persian Calligraphy, an Accordion Book of Twenty-one Examples, 18th-19th Century.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1119
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Persian Calligraphy, an Accordion Book of Twenty-one Examples, 18th-19th Century. A collection of Persian calligraphic samples by a number of different artists, many dated, some signed, in More ...

Persian Manuscript, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and the Astrolabe, 1193 AH [1779 CE].

Persian Manuscript, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and the Astrolabe, 1193 AH [1779 CE].

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Persian Manuscript, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and the Astrolabe, 1193 AH [1779 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 132 leaves, 15 lines per page, text written in nasta'liq script in More ...