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Catalogue of fine Indian and Persian miniatures and a manuscript

Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

Catalogue of fine Indian and Persian miniatures and a manuscript

the property of Cary Welch

by Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

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Published by Sotheby in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miniature painting -- India.,
  • Miniature painting -- Iran.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- India.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Iran.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwhich will be sold by auction by Sotheby & Co.
    ContributionsWelch, Stuart Cary.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p., [70] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20775895M

    The Cleveland Museum of Art Catalogue of Oriental Art: Vol. 1. Indian Miniature Paintings and Drawings () by Linda York Leach. /CLEVELAND Catalog of Indian paintings and drawings, dating from to , from the Cleveland Museum of Art. Includes reproductions of the artwork (mostly in black. Sotheby's Books Manuscript Department presents its upcoming rare books and manuscripts auctions, auction results, online catalogues, and specialists insights.

    Princeton University Library One Washington Road Princeton, NJ USA () Soft cover. Condition: Fine. The catalogue from an exhibition of miniature paintings held at Spink of London in 15 entries with color illustrations, full and double-page, and several magnifications. Each entry is accompanied by extensive commentary and identification. A small yet exceptional grouping of paintings. Paperbound.

    A floral design in gold and color has been added on folio 2a and a miniature of an Indian smoking a water pipe. A handmade silver plate on the front cover depicts two cranes among shrubs, with the title of the manuscript in Kufi c script at the top. The manuscript is a fine example of Safavid calligraphy. In Persian. Beinecke Rare Book. Catalogue of a. collection. of selected specimens of ancient Greek and Roman glass, Tanagra figures, Egyptian scarabs, Egyptian necklaces, Greek and Roman bronzes, alabasters and marbles, Persian potteries, textiles, antique silvers, antique rugs, rare Persian miniatures, manuscripts, and .


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Catalogue of fine Indian and Persian miniatures and a manuscript by Sotheby & Co. (London, England) Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Most of these Persian manuscripts and lithographic books were procured for the Library in the s by Kirkor Minassian ( Consisting of o works in almost as many volumes, our Persian manuscripts originate from all over the Persian speaking world, in particular Iran, Central Asia and India and range in time from the 10th century to recent years, representing most of the traditional fields of humanities and religious studies.

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Title:Antique Mughal Empire Indian Kashmir Gurkani Persian Seated Royal Illuminated Manuscripts Miniatures Urdu ScriptDescription:Beautiful hand painted illuminated manuscript, pulled from the pages of a book sometime between the 16the & 19th century, though we feel earlier than later.

The script on the back is written in Urdur. A Persian miniature (Persian: نگارگری ایرانی negârgari irâni) is a small Persian painting on paper, whether a book illustration or a separate work of art intended to be kept in an album of such works called a techniques are broadly comparable to the Western and Byzantine traditions of miniatures in illuminated manuscripts.

Make Offer - Fine Antique Middle Eastern Miniature Painting / Book Page / Islamic Script ANTIQUE PERSIAN "RETURN OF BAHRAN" MINIATURE PAINTING - MUSEUM EXHIBITED - B/O $4, The most important manuscript prepared for the Il-Khanids was the Demotte Shahnama, named after the book dealer responsible for its dispersion in the West.

One leaf of this manuscript, painted at Tabriz around the yearis found in the McGill collection. The miniatures from this manuscript show the complete assimilation of the.

An Introduction to Persian Painting (Princeton and Oxford, ); B.W. Robinson, Persian Paintings in the Collection of the Royal Asiatic Society (Royal Asiatic Society Books, ), A Descriptive Catalogue of the Persian Paintings in the Bodleian Library (Oxford, ) and Persian Miniature Painting from Collections in the British Isles.

A descriptive catalogue of the Batala collection of Mughal documents, (London, ) Illustrated manuscripts. Titley, N.M. Miniatures from Persian manuscripts: catalogue and subject index of paintings in the British Library and the British Museum. London, Your complete source for dollhouse kits, furniture, accessories and supplies.

has been selling dollhouse miniatures online for over 20 years. Take a look around and find high-quality miniature products at low prices. About two-thirds of the manuscript focuses on the tribes, traditions, and professions unique to Hindu India—yet the book is written in Persian, but. These illustrations come from a miniature book of classical Persian poetry.

(Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection). The illuminated manuscript Khamsa of Nizami British Library, Or.

is a lavishly illustrated manuscript of the Khamsa or "five poems" of Nizami Ganjavi, a 12th-century Persian poet, which was created for the Mughal Emperor Akbar in the early s by a number of artists and a single scribe working at the Mughal court, very probably in Akbar's new capital of Lahore in North India, now in.

The earliest extant miniatures are a series of colored drawings or miniatures cut from the Ambrosian Iliad, an illustrated manuscript of the Iliad from the 3rd century. They are similar in style and treatment with the pictorial art of the later Roman classical these pictures there is a considerable variety in the quality of the drawing, but there are many notable instances of fine.

Some of the manuscripts have fine miniature illustrations, the earliest of which belongs to the 10th Century A.D. (b) Islamic Section: This Section comprises of manuscripts in Arabic, Persian, Turkish, Pushto, Urdu, etc.

numbering more than seven thousand, ranging in. With more than illuminated manuscripts, 1, of the first printed books (ca. - ), and an important collection of post deluxe editions, this extraordinary collection chronicles the art of the book over more than 1, years.

The collection is from all over the world, and from ancient to modern times. It features deluxe Gospel books from Armenia, Ethiopia, Byzantium, and.

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See more ideas about Persian miniature, Miniature painting, MiniaturesK pins. "The first in a series of catalogues, in Russian and English editions, of the arts of the Muslim East in the State Hermitage Museum, this volume covers the persian miniature and the arts connected with it - including illustrated and illuminated manuscripts, single - page miniatures and drawings, painted lacquer and oils on canvas, presented side by side to give an overall picture of the.

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A brief history of Persian miniature and painters were covered in the introduction. The paintings attributed to painters of early Safavid such as Sultan Muhammad, Aqa Mirak, Mirza Ali, Shaykh Zadeh and etc.

were presented in an orderly fashion. Eight of these miniature paintings belong to Shahnameh of Ferdowsi (Houghton), four to collected Reviews: What makes Persian (or any Islamic illustrated book for that matter) manuscripts different from Western or European manuscripts of that same time is the focus on realism and ideal figures, "In short, the artist's whole aim was to delight the eye of his patron, and the miniatures are no more than a specialized type of design but with an unsurpassed view for colour, dream-like in its beauty.