Catalogue of Fine Oriental Miniatures, Mauscripts And Printed Books. exhibition dates: 27th April, 1982.
Price: 35.00 USD
London. Sotheby Parke Bernet &: Catalogue word " Biruni", 1982. Tall 8vo. 140 pp. 9 full page color plates, 56 full page b/w. plates. Prices realised loosely laid in. Some of the color plates are: an illuminated Ottoman Qur'an 16th century. Al-Biruni's treatise on the Astrolabe, Seljuk, Sivas, dated 1231. An illuminated Armenian Bible dated 1651 and/or 1661. A Fifteenth-Century Genealogical Scroll tracing the descent of the Family Zein Al-Din through the Prophet and Adam, Arabic manuscript on paper, Jerusalem c. 1486. A fourteenth Century Mamluk Qur'an. Front cover has initials of former owner and a small abrasion. Internally fine.
- By This Author: 300 lots.
- By This Publisher: Catalogue word " Biruni"