Poetry Diwan Persian c 1575 (3)

Catalog Number 1948
 
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Country of Origin

Persia

Source

Koran

Date

c. 1575

Language

Arabic

Script

Nasta'liq

Scribe

Shahi Subzuwari

Size of Leaf

225 x 145 mm

Condition

Condition is the top margin has been cropped but considered over all Fine for age

Description

This leaf is a beautifully scribed but plainly decorated consisting of seventeen lines of black Nasta'liq script on paper with margins in gold from an incomplete copy of Shahi Subzuwari's Diwan of the late 16th Century (225x145 mm). The paper is of good quality linen, which has been well burnished to show the script. Shahi was one of the Persian sufi Muslim poets who expressed Sufi Muslim ideals in lyrics, the most famous was Hafez. Verso: seventeen lines of black Nasta'liq script.

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$130.00
SKU:
1948
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