Lot 7 (Islamic & Indian Art, 22nd April 2020)
WAMEGH O AZRA, PROBABLY THE ZAHIRI KIRMANI PROSE VERSION
PROPERTY OF THE LATE BRUNO CARUSO (1927 - 2018) COLLECTION
Iran, 19th century
Persian manuscript on paper, 133ff., each folio with 29ll., four end papers, in black ink naskh script, with red highlights, containing a number of illuminations, blank spans within the text for further illuminations, bound in brown calf, the folio 35cm x 21cm; and another 19th-century Persian popular romance, Noush Afarin Nameh, 125ff., in a more casual hand, each folio with 25ll., 34.5cm x 21.5cm (2).
Sold for £350