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'Abd al-Rahman Jami (d.1492), A collection of works, Persia, probably Tabriz, Safavid, dated 972 AH/1565 AD
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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'Abd al-Rahman Jami (d.1492), A collection of works, Persia, probably Tabriz, Safavid, dated 972 AH/1565 AD
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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'Abd al-Rahman Jami (d.1492), A collection of works, Persia, probably Tabriz, Safavid, dated 972 AH/1565 AD
Persian and Arabic manuscript on paper, 254 leaves plus 4 flyleaves, 28 to 30 lines to the page, written in nasta’liq script in black ink, ruled in green, gold and blue, f.1b with illuminated roundel and f.2a with frontispiece with 45 lines of elegant nasta’liq in gold, decorated with polychrome and gold interlacing scrolls, lacking a folio after f.1, 9 additional gold and polychrome headpieces, in black leather binding
36.5 by 25cm.
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Catalogue Note

Representing volume one of a Kulliyat, the present finely-illuminated manuscript contains: Shawahid al-nubuwwah (in Persian); Manasik al-hajj (in Persian); Lawayih (in Persian); Durrah al-fakhirah (in Arabic); Sokhanan-e khwajah parsa (in Persian); Al-Hashiyyah al-qudsiyyah (in Arabic) with a date 15 Ramadan 972 AH/16 April 1565 AD; Sharh-e naqsh-e fusus (in Persian); Tarjumeh-ye manzumeh-ye chehel hadith (in both Arabic and Persian), and Sharh fusus al-hikam (in Arabic).

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