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Auction: Art of the Islamic & Indian Worlds
was auctioned on: 7 April 2011
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AN OTTOMAN POETRY ANTHOLOGY

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Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000
ca. US$4,906 - US$8,178
Price realised:  £3,500
ca. US$5,724
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AN OTTOMAN POETRY ANTHOLOGY
ANATOLIA, LATE 15TH CENTURY
AN OTTOMAN POETRY ANTHOLOGY ANATOLIA, LATE 15TH CENTURY Ottoman Turkish manuscript on paper, 32ff. plus two fly-leaves each with 4ll. of elegant nasta'liq , text in gold and polychrome decorated panel, with gold nasta'liq headings, some of which are inscribed with the name Sultan Hasan, added illuminated shamsa with inscription from Ottoman Royal Library, some water damage and minor areas of staining Folio 6 5/8 x 4 3/8in. (16.8 x 11.2cm.)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Art of the Islamic & Indian Worlds
Date of the auction: 7 Apr 2011
Address: Christie's
7 April 2011, London, King Street