Please note that owing to instructions issued by the British Government on Monday 23 March, the Arts of the Islamic World & India auction scheduled to take place on 1 April is now postponed. Further information will be communicated as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding.
Arts of the Islamic World will showcase art and literature that emerged throughout the varied civilisations which flourished under Islamic patronage from the seventh to nineteenth centuries, including Qur’anic and secular manuscripts, Persian and Indian paintings, ceramics, metalwork, jewellery, weaponry, and textiles.
An Ottoman silk and metal-thread brocade panel (kemha) fragment, Turkey, late 16th/early 17th century