Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern

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Manuscripts and Miniatures

Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern : Leaf From Book of Prayers at Davidson Galleries

Leaf From Book of Prayers

Medium: Persian calligraphy in black with gold historiated capitals
Year: 1208 AH (c. 1780s)
Size: 7-11/16 x 4-3/4 inches
Stock Number: 10767
Price: $100.00

Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern : Qur

Qur'an Leaf

Medium: Arabic calligraphy in black with yellow, blue and red decorative elements
Year: 975 AH (c. 1560s).
Size: Sheet: 4-5/8 x 4 inches
Stock Number: 10759
Price: $85.00

Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern : Qur

Qur'an Leaf

Medium: Calligraphy in Naskhi script on burnished paper with gold, blue and red decorative elements
Year: Late 18th century
Size: Sheet: 7-7/8 x 4-1/2 inches
Description: From Pakistan
Stock Number: 3-58
Price: $175.00

Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern : Qur

Qur'an Leaf

Medium: Calligraphy in Naskh script headings and Thuluth text
Year: Late 18th century
Size: Sheet: 12-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches
Description: From Turkey
Stock Number: 1425
Price: $85.00

Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern : Qur

Qur'an Leaf

Medium: Calligraphy in Naskh script headings and Thuluth text
Year: Late 18th century
Size: Sheet: 12-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches
Description: From Turkey
Stock Number: 1445
Price: $85.00

Persian, Arabic and Middle Eastern : Page from Shahnama (The Book of Kings) at Davidson Galleries

Page from Shahnama (The Book of Kings)

Series: From Text from the Persian epic poem written by Ferdowski in 1000
Medium: Persian calligraphy in black with hand-painted details
Year: 17th century
Size: Sheet: 14-1/2 x 9 inches
Description: The image shows front and back of the sheet
Stock Number: 10702
Price: $475.00