Islamic January 2020

Oriental Art Auctions
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Date of the auction: 18.01.2020

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A PORTRAIT OF A MUGHAL LADY

A princess with lots of jewelry drinking tea on a balcony, in a frame

Lot #: 1

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A PORTRAIT OF A MUGHAL PRINCESS

A portrait of a colorful dressed Mughal princess, holding a chandelier

Lot #: 2

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN PORTRAIT OF A STANDING PRINCE

A portrait of a prince, holding a straight sword

Lot #: 3

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN PORTRAIT OF A STANDING PRINCE

A portrait of a prince, perhaps Sri Raja Singh Maharaj, Mewar or Bikaner, with gold halo, holding a straight sword, cursive inscription in Nagari below

Lot #: 4

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A PERSIAN MINIATURE

Mughal School. Gilt and gouache on paper, gold brocade fabric border, glazed, and set within a fitted velvet case; portraying a high-ranking noble standing in profile with a sword by his side

Lot #: 5

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN MINIATURE DEPICTING TWO MAN AND A HORSE

Indian miniature depicting a horse and two grooms India, Rajasthan, natural pigments and gold on paper

Lot #: 6

Estimate: €1,800 - €2,200

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN MINIATURE DEPICTING A LOVING COUPLE

Indian miniature painting depicting a loving couple with musicians India, possibly Lucknow, natural pigments and gold on paper

Lot #: 7

Estimate: €2,000 - €2,500

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN MINIATURE DEPICTING A LADY

Drawing of a lady, India, Rajasthan, possibly Kishangarh. Ink and colors on paper

Lot #: 8

Estimate: €1,600 - €2,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN MINIATURE DEPICTING A MAN ON A HORSE

Equestrian portrait of a thakur on dotted horseback India, Rajasthan, Marwar, natural pigments and gold on paper

Lot #: 9

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,200

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN MINIATURE DEPICTING A PASSAGE

Indian miniature depicting a passage from the Ragamala Mewar, natural pigments and gold on paper

Lot #: 10

Estimate: €4,000 - €6,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A LARGE OTTOMAN FRAMED ILLUMINATED PAINTING OF THE KABAA AND ISLAMIC...

A illuminated painting depicting the Kaaba to the centre, surrounded by Quran text

Lot #: 11

Estimate: €2,500 - €3,500

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN HILYA, SIGNED ABD'ULLAH AL-TUFFIGH IN ARABIC, ILLUMINATED...

Single leaf, text panel at the top with the blessing in a single line of black muhaqqaq, then a circular text-block with 10 lines black naskh, 4 circular devices extending outwards from this with the names of the Caliphs, then another single line of muhaqqaq in another text block above the colophon

Lot #: 12

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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SHAMA'IL NAMEH

Shama'il nama "Hilyeh" Opaque pigments heightened with gold on paper, the Arabic text in gold within illuminated panels in three columns, Persian translation in nasta'liq in smaller panels between the lines of text, depicting Imam 'Ali and the appearance of the Prophete on Buraq, in gouache

Lot #: 13

Estimate: €1,400 - €1,800

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN ISLAMIC PAINTING ON PAPER DEPICTING DIFFERENT MOSQUES

An Islamic painting on paper Three large panels depicting AL Kabaa, Al-Masjid an-Nabawī and other different mosques and holy places in the islamic history

Lot #: 14

Estimate: €3,500 - €5,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN INDIAN PAINTING WITH A VIEW OF MECCA

Gouache heightened with gold on paper, ruled in black border, depicting "the Holy Kaaba " in Mecca surrounded by houses

Lot #: 15

Estimate: €800 - €1,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN VIEW OF MECCA

A view of Mecca, made of copper and wood. In low relief with oil colors on copper and wood, with a detailed depiction of the Masjid al-Haram and the Kaaba, showing the Mosque with six minarets and with an arcaded outer wall with small white domes and coloured awnings extending into the surrounding

Lot #: 16

Estimate: €8,000 - €10,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN ILLUMINATED CALLIGRAHER'S DIPLOMA (IJAZET)

An illuminated calligrapher's diploma (ijazet), signed by Husain Rashid Effendi, and witnessed by Ibrahim Salem, Mustafa Rasekh and Muhammad Zuhni Ottoman Turkey, dated twice AH 1254/AD 1838-39 Arabic manuscript on paper laid down on card, text written in one line of thuluth script in black ink

Lot #: 17

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN HILYA WRITTEN WITH THE DESCRIPTION OF PROPHET MUHAMMED IN WHITE...

A Hilya written with the description of prophet Muhammed in white ink on blue paper by Muhammed Ghiyath al Din al Kilaani. 1419 AH

Lot #: 18

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN FIRMAN

Scripted by Gold and Red (Rawia Shreffah). With the large gold tughra of Abdul Hamid Mahmud Khan

Lot #: 19

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A PERSIAN FRAMED PAINTING OF MECCA

On black ground, decorated with two cartouches containing the Kaaba and a mosque, furthermore decorated with flowers. Starting with the text Bismillah. Muhammad Izzat Izz Ali Muhammad 1339 AH

Lot #: 20

Estimate: €500 - €1,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A FRAMED ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY

A Quran text

Lot #: 21

Estimate: €300 - €400

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN FRAMED LEAF WRITTEN WITH GOLD, TATN EPRAK

The gilt and pierced leaf with applied calligraphic Quranic composition in thuluth script, mounted on black board, framed and glazed

Lot #: 22

Estimate: €500 - €700

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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TWO OTTOMAN ILLUMINATED QURAN PAGES

These illuminated calligraphy pages are the first pages of an Ottoman Quran

Lot #: 23

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A FRAMED MINIATURE FROM A LARGE SHAHNAME

B-Iraj is assassinated by his brother Tur. The hero holding his dagger looks at Tur's head on the lap of one of his companions. See J. Mohl, The Book of Kings, ed. 1976, vol. I, pp. 157-159. Dim .: miniature: 24.5 x 20 cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A FRAMED MINIATURE FROM A LARGE SHAHNAME

A miniature from a large Shahname, or Book of Kings, from Firdousi. Text in nasta'liq script in reserve on a background of lines enhanced with blue florets, on four columns, separated by golden lines. Iran, Safavid art. Dim.: Page: 41 x 29 cm; size of written area: 29 x 20; 5 cm. A- Bizen kills

Lot #: 25

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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TWO ILLUMINATED QURAN PAGES

An illuminated two Quran pages, including the Falnama . Arabic manuscript on paper Each page is 37.00 CM by 25.50 CM

Lot #: 26

Estimate: €5,000 - €7,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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AN OTTOMAN FRAMED ILLUMINATED QURAN PAGE

Two pages of a Quran. surat alnisa

Lot #: 27

Estimate: €400 - €600

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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A GROUP OF FIVE CHINESE QURANS AND TWO KASHMIR QU'RANS

Five books are Chinese Qurans, the other two smaller pocket black folio Qurans are Kashmir, 19th century. Of black Chinese Muhaqqaq script to the age with red outer rule, corrections in red, opening and final bifolios with polychrome and gold floral and decoration, with gold and polychrome shams to

Lot #: 28

Estimate: €2,500 - €3,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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DALA'IL AL'KHAYRAT

Dalail Ahayrat is a famous collection of prayers for the Islamic prophet Muhammad, which was written by the Moroccan Shadhili Sufi and Islamic scholar Muhammad Sulaiman al-Jazuli ash Shadhili (died 1465). It is popular in parts of the Islamic world amongst traditional Muslims - specifically North

Lot #: 29

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 18 Jan 2020

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TWO PARTS MANUSCRIPT (MASSABIH AL SUNA) FOR IMAN AL-BAGHAWI

Masabih al-Sunnah is a collection of hadith by the Persian Shafi'i scholar Abu Muhammad al-Husayn ibn Mas'ud ibn Mubammad al-Farra' al-Baghawi. Born 1041 or 1044 (433 AH[1] or 436 AH[2]) died 1122 (516 AH) copied by by Elias Ibn Ayoub Al-Kurani . 950 AH

Lot #: 30

Estimate: €2,000 - €2,500

Date: 18 Jan 2020