Finial with confronted winged ibexes, Western Iran, Luristan, Iron Age II, early 1st millennium BC. Bronze. H 17 cm. Courtesy Galerie Kevorkian
Provenance: collection of Dr T., Paris; Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10 November 2000.
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Caliph Al-Ma'mun and the barber in the hammam. Illustrated folio from a manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami. Safavid Iran, Shiraz, circa mid 16th century. Opaque watercolour, gold, silver and ink on paper. Text in black nasta'liq script. Folio: 34 x 22.5 cm. Illustration: 18.5 x 17.5 cm. Courtesy Galerie Kevorkian.
Provenance: collection of Dr. C., France; Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 15 December 1995.
Iznik tile with scrolling prunus blossoms, Ottoman Turkey, Iznik, ca. 1575-1585 CE. Fritware pottery with underglaze-painted decoration, 24.7 x 25.8 cm. Courtesy Galerie Kevorkian
Provenance: ex collection of the great Islamic glass specialist, Carl Johan Lamm (1902-1981), Sweden.