Lot 31
  • 31

NUR AL-DIN ‘ABD AL-RAHMAN JAMI (D.1492), YUSUF WA ZULAYKHA, SIGNED BY MIR ‘ALI, BUKHARA, SHAYBANID, DATED 938 AH/1531-32 AD |

Estimate
60,000 - 80,000 GBP
Sold
81,250 GBP
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Description

Persian manuscript on cream paper, 151 leaves plus 5 fly-leaves, 14 lines to the page written in elegant nasta’liq in black ink within two columns against a gold speckled ground, ruled in black, green, red , blue and gold, headings in red, blue and gold, polychrome and gold opening bifolium, the colophon within clouds against a gold ground, in fine Safavid gilt binding, the doublures decorated with polychrome and gold filigree-work, with flap
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