Lot n° 155
600 - 800
CALLIGRAPHIE MONTÉE EN PAGE D’ALBUM
IRAN, QAJAR ART, 19th CENTURY
Inscribed in several directions, eight lines written in nastaʿlīq calligraphy on a gold background
Inscribed from ghazal No. 343 of Hâfez, in black ink, in rectangular cartouches, on a polychrome illuminated background, mounted on an album page with salmon margins, decorated in gold. Signature in a small register: Azhar, Qajar-era nast'aliq inscription on reverse.
A CALLIGRAPHIC ALBUM PAGE (GHAZAL HAFEZ), PERSIA, QAJAR, 19TH CENTURY.
Page size: 26.8 x 17.5 cm; text area size: 15 x 8 cm.
We have not found a calligrapher of this name, which would correspond to the stylistic dating of the calligraphy.
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