Lot 60
  • 60

An illustrated and illuminated leaf from a copy of Sa’di’s Gulistan: the captured Arab robbers before the King, ascribed to Mahmud Muzahhib, Bukhara, mid-16th century

60,000 - 80,000 GBP
386,500 GBP
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gouache heightened with gold on paper, three lines of elegant nasta'liq script in black ink in top right hand corner, the reverse with twelve lines of nasta'liq within margins ruled in colours and gold with a border decorated in gold with foliate scrolls and animal-head terminals