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An illustrated leaf from Nizami’s Khamsa: Majnun watches the battle of the clans, Persia, Turkman, late 15th century
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An illustrated leaf from Nizami’s Khamsa: Majnun watches the battle of the clans, Persia, Turkman, late 15th century
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An illustrated leaf from Nizami’s Khamsa: Majnun watches the battle of the clans, Persia, Turkman, late 15th century
gouache heightened with gold on paper, 9 lines to the page above and below the painting, written in nasta’liq in black ink within 4 columns, reverse with 17 lines to the page
painting: 11.9 by 12.5cm.
leaf: 27 by 16.2cm.
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Provenance

Ex-collection H.K. Monif, New York, 1940s, thence by descent.

Arts of the Islamic World including Fine Rugs and Carpets

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