Lot 2193. Significant rich-painted bookbinding (jild-i kitab)

Starting price:€ 1 500
Auction date:12.06.2019   12:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 2193Significant rich-painted bookbinding (jild-i kitab)
Persia. Safavid-(1501-1722), or the Qajar period (1779-1924). 17./18. Century

The finest lacquer painting with gold leaf. Back in leather. On the front and back of each is a landscape garden with hunting scenes and persons in the
Picnic. In the centre three curly cartridges, each with a Person in it. Three
Frame with flower tendrils. Inside each cartridge with the drinking Person to have strong
red rear. 34,5 x 22,5 cm. Condition A/B.
Comparisons:
-In the collection of the Harvard Art Museum in Cambridge, a similar cover under the object no. 196.149 is, however, to the 16. Century dated

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