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A Private Collection of Islamic Manuscripts, Miniatures and Calligraphies : To be sold predominantly without reserve(#1001) 23/10/2020 10:30 AM BST

Lot 19 of 104: Divân by Khâju Bidel-e Dehlavi (d.1720), India dated 1104AH/1693AD, with later illustrations, copied by Muhammad Sharif ebn-é Mullâ Kanjabeh Bây beghnâii. Persian Manuscript on paper, 178ff., with 12ll. of black nasta'liq written in two columns, a band of flowers separate the column and cartouches containing birds mark the end and beginning of each poem, written in black nasta'liq, opening illuminated frontispiece the colophon dated jumadi al-thani 1104AH in the words of Mirza Bidel

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Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000
Starting: £1,400
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A Private Collection of Islamic Manuscripts, Miniatures and Calligraphies : To be sold predominantly without reserve(#1001)  23/10/2020 10:30 AM BST