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Works on Paper from the Islamic and Near Eastern Worlds
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Works on Paper from the Islamic and Near Eastern Worlds

Auction dates
Oct 22, 2019 02:00 PM BST
Viewing dates
Oct 18, 2019 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM BST
Oct 19, 2019 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
Oct 20, 2019 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM BST
Oct 21, 2019 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM BST
Oct 22, 2019 09:30 AM - 03:00 PM BST
Auction currency
GBP
Buyer's premium
25 %
Online commission
5 %
Accepted cards
There are 120 lots within this auction
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Item Type
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Ɵ John Speed, “The Kingdome of Persia with the Cheef Citties and Habites described”
700 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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Ɵ Ibrahim Müteferrika, Füyzat'i Miknatisiye (Treatise on Magnetism), printed in Ottoman Turkish
0 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Ɵ Ibrahim Müteferrika, Usulü'l Hikem fi Nizami'l Umem (Reasonable Principles of Public Order)
0 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Ɵ Jean Chardin, Voyages du Chevalier Chardin en Persen et autres lieux de l’Orient
0 GBP
1,500 - 2,000 GBP
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Ɵ Kitab Lituri'hat (book of divine liturgies), printed in Arabic and Greek
0 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Ɵ Ahmad Wasif Efendi, Majalis Al-Athar wa Haqa'iq al-Akhbar (A History of the Ottoman Empire)
150 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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Ɵ Arabic Almanac for the year 1254 AH, printed in Arabic, Bulaq Press [Egypt (Cairo)
350 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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Ɵ After David Roberts, Collection of prints relating to Petra and the Holy Lands
750 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ Qawa'id al-Tarjuman (treatise on translation), by Khalifa Efendi
0 GBP
700 - 900 GBP
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Ɵ Ris'hat ein al-Hayat, printed in Ottoman Turkish
0 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Ɵ Kitab Benedictariun (a Christian prayerbook), printed in Arabic
750 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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Ɵ A large volume of Persian Divan, lithographed in Farsi
100 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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Ɵ Dhil Qawa'id Othmaniya [on Ottoman grammar], first edition
650 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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Ɵ Kitab al-fikhulugium al-Kabir, for Use of the Roman Catholic Church
2,400 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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Ɵ Ahmed Djevad, Etat Militaire Ottoman… Album des Figures et des Dessins…
600 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Ɵ Al-Ta'il minAl-Ta'il min al-Fiudat wa al'Dala'il (an Ottoman prayer book)
100 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Bayt al-Muqaddas, chromolithographic depicting a holy site in Jerusalem
200 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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Nagaur Sharif,  chromolithographic print, in English and Urdu, by Hemchander Bhargava
100 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ Karagöz, the Turkish satirical periodical, issues 209-593, printed in Ottoman Turkish
400 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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Ɵ E. Dinet and Suleyman bin Ibrahim, La Vie de Mohmmed Prophete d'Allah
220 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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Ɵ “Abou'lkasim Firdousi”, Histoire de Minoutchehr selon le Livre des Rois
0 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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Ɵ Carte-Postales of Istanbul, album containing over 100 postcards depicting scenes from Turkey
120 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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Ɵ Les Arts Decoratifs Musulmans, the Albert Morance edition, by E. Weythe
0 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ Mme. Hassan Bey (Egyptian foreign minister) in Argentina, album of original photographs
0 GBP
700 - 900 GBP
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Ɵ Travel Guides for Isfahan and Tehran, printed in English [Tehran and Isfahan, c. 1944]
90 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Ɵ Le Coran, facsimile edition of the Ibn al-Bawwab Qur'an
800 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Ɵ Architecture and Cities in Iran, collection of works, in Farsi and English
0 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Ɵ Persian Art and Antiquities, a large collection of reference books, in Farsi and English
120 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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Ɵ Modern Iranian Political History, including a large collection of works
0 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ The Land of Kings, edited by Ali Massoudi, second edition [Tehran, 1974]
0 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Ɵ A collection of works on modern Iranian history, in Farsi and English
0 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Ɵ History of the Persians, including Cyrus the Great, in Farsi and English
0 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ Isfahan and Shiraz, including Persopolis, collection of works, in Farsi and English
0 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ The History of Tehran, a collection of works, in Farsi and English
0 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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Ɵ Qajar, Court Painting in Persia, by B. W. Robinson and Robert Ker Porter [Italy, 1990]
100 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ Stories from the Shahnameh of Ferdosi, by Soroush Press and Negar Books [Tehran, 1993]
0 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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Ɵ Persia, Bridge of Turquoise, edited by Rolff Beny
0 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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Ɵ Princes, Poets & Paladins, Islamic paintings
70 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Ɵ Qajar Portraits, collection of the Shalva Amiranashvili State Art Museum of Georgia
80 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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Ɵ Splendors of the Ancient Persia, Henri Stierlin, first edition [China, 2006]
0 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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Ɵ The Arts of the Muslim Knight, The Furusiyya Art Foundation Collection
50 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Ɵ A fine Mamluk Qur’anic Juz’, containing text Ha’Mim (26), in Arabic
0 GBP
7,000 - 10,000 GBP
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Ɵ Jalal al-din Abu al-Fadi Abd’alrahman bin Abu’Bakir al-Sayuti, known as ‘al-Suyuti’
4,800 GBP
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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Ɵ A large Sub-Saharan Qur'an, copied by Rasul Muhammad Sali'Allah, in Arabic
0 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Ɵ Section from a Maghribi Qur’an, in Arabic, illuminated manuscript on paper
1,200 GBP
1,500 - 2,000 GBP
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Ɵ A fine Dala'il al-Khayrat, in Arabic, illuminated manuscript on paper
0 GBP
500 - 700 GBP
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R.C. Carrington, Views over Ancient Appolonia in Cyrenaica, original watercolour on paper
0 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Ɵ Ilm al-Tibb, copied by Abd'alwahab bin Ahmad ibn Sahhuna al-Tanukhi al-Damashqi
0 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Ɵ Ala’ al-Din abu al-Hassan Ali ibn Abi’Hazam al-Qarshi al-Damashqi
0 GBP
6,000 - 8,000 GBP
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Ɵ Muhammad ad-Din abdulllah Mahmoud ibn Maudud al-Mausili al-Baladji
0 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Ɵ Document relating to Jerusalem, in Arabic, manuscript on paper
0 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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Ɵ Abu Hamid Muhammad bin Muhammad al-Ghazali, Kitab Kimiyat al-Sa’ad
6,000 GBP
6,000 - 8,000 GBP
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Ɵ Nizami Ganjavi's Makhzan al-Asrar, together with Amir Khusraw's Matl'a al-Anvar
0 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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Ɵ Ibn al-Malik, Sharh al-Wiqaya, in Arabic, decorated manuscript on paper
0 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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Ɵ Theology on the Qur'anic Arabic language, two parts in one volume, in Arabic
0 GBP
1,200 - 1,800 GBP
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Ɵ Nazm al-Ma’ali fi Sharh Nathr al-la’Ali (Tales of Imam Ali), Persian translation
600 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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