11 juillet 2019

An angel holding orb and book painting, Attributed to Abu'l Hasan 'NadirAl-Zaman', Mughal India, circa 1610-15

Lot 335. An angel holding orb and book painting, Attributed to Abu'l Hasan 'Nadir Al-Zaman', Mughal India, circa 1610-15; Calligraphy signed 'Abd al-Rahim al-Haravi, dated AH 1001 / 1592-93 AD. Painting 3 7/8 x 2 ¼ ins. (10 x 5.6 cm.); folio 16 ¾ x 11 ¼ ins. (42.7 x 28.6 cm.). Estimate USD 70,000 - USD 100,000. Price realised USD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Opaque pigments and gold on paper, verso with four lines of nasta’liq calligraphy reserved in clouds... [Lire la suite]