Lot 273
  • 273

A leaf from Emperor Akbar's royal copy of the Jami al-Tawarikh of Rashid al-Din Fazlullah Hamadani (d.1318 AD): Burghul Nuyan killed on the battlefield, attributed to Basawan and Bhim Gujarati, India, Mughal, circa 1596

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60,000 - 80,000 GBP
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269,000 GBP
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Description

gouache heightened with gold on paper, gold and coloured ruled borders, the reverse with 25 lines of nasta'liq script in black and red, mounted on an album page with buff borders, nasta'liq inscriptions along the lower edge with artists' attributions and the number '22' in Arabic numerals, owner's stamp to lower margin of reverse
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