Lot 3419
Arts of the East: Asian Ceramics & Works of Art | 16 December 2021
An Ottoman Calligraphic Lehva Signed by Muhammed Qasim

Dated 1284AH/1867AD

Opaque pigments heighted with gold. Decorated with two cartouches enclosing Ottoman inscriptions in gold script ‘life and death is our right, oh Lord guide us to follow the path of Abu al-Qasim, an attributive name of the prophet’ on flower sprays decorated ground. The outer border decorated with a dense design of flower heads with foliage and two small paintings of Great Mosque of Mecca and Al-Masjid an-Nabawi.

64.5 x 45 cm

€ 2.000,00
€ 3.000,00