Lot n° 49
800 - 1200
Deux folios provenant d'un Jam-e Jam (La coupe de Djamshid) de Rukn al-Din Awhadi Maragha’i (d. 1338)
Iran, Safavid art, 16th century
Persian manuscript on gold sanded paper, 12ll. per page in nasta'liq, in black ink, in two columns, interrupted by illuminated cartouches, inscribed with title in red ink, margins decorated in gold, salmon with motifs of perched birds or olive green with motifs of hunting animals. The text is non-consecutive.
Text : 13 x 7 cm ; Page : 26 x 15.5 cm
One of the two folios is from the sale: Bonhams, Islamic and Indian Art, London, 6 October 2015, lot 13.
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