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Thousands of these miniatures—known for their bright and pure coloring—are now included in a new digital archive developed by the British Library. The paintings, often accompanied by beautiful Persian texts, are meticulously preserved, making available delicate treasures on par with, if not more beautiful than other illuminated manuscripts like the Book of Kells. Charles Oswald Hugh Clifford, Baron Clifford of Chudleigh, British, - [sold, Catalogue of Fine Western and Oriental manuscripts and Miniatures, Sotheby's, London, December 7, .


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FINE ORIENTAL MANUSCRIPTS AND MINIATURES Paperback – January 1, by SOTHEBY'S (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — Author: SOTHEBY'S. Catalogue of fine Oriental miniatures, manuscripts and printed books: the property of M.P.

Dobson and other owners: days of sale Monday, 12th OctoberTuesday, 13th October, Sotheby's Published by London: Sotheby Parke Bernet (). ISLAMIC AND INDIAN MANUSCRIPTS & MINIATURES - ART & ARCHITECTURE AND RALATED SUBJECTS - CERAMICS - ORIENTAL ART - CARPETS JANU - SALE # by SWANN GALLERIES and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures will be auctioned on Wednesday 7th December (am) at Bloomsbury House, 24 Maddox Street.

A highlight from the western manuscripts on offer is Bede’s Homilies on the Gospels in Latin (Lot 2, Est: £5, - 7,). About this Item: (ORIENTAL MANUSCRIPTS) SOTHEBY'S. FINE ORIENTAL MANUSCRIPTS AND MINIATURES.

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MUGHAL AND DECCANI MINIATURES. RAJASTHANI AND PAHARI, PERSIAN AND TURKISH MINIATURES. ARABIC, PERSIAN, TURKISH AND SOUTH EAST ASIAN MANUSCRIPTS. ETC/12/ ( grams) Book condition Used Publisher SOTHEBYS Place of Publication LONDON Date published Bookseller catalogs ISLAM. Bloomsbury Auctions will hold their fifth sale devoted to manuscripts and miniatures on 6 July at Pall Mall.

The sale comprises a wealth of fascinating, rare and important Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures. With lots ranging in date from the 8th century to the s, the sale offers buyers a rich selection of text fragments and leaves, illuminated miniatures, charters.

Catalogue Important Oriental Manuscripts Miniatures by Sotheby. You Searched For: Author Catalogue of important Western and Oriental manuscripts and miniatures. (Book auction sale catalogue). V 19 London - Sotheby fine illuminated Manuscripts of the Shahnameh, dated, and c.and Manuscripts of the 16th and 17th.

Fine Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures. London, Monday 14th December by Sotheby's, London, 14 December Book Description. The earliest extant miniatures are a series of colored drawings or miniatures cut from the Ambrosian Iliad, an illustrated manuscript of the Iliad from the 3rd century.

They are similar in style and treatment with the pictorial art of the later Roman classical these pictures there Fine oriental manuscripts and miniatures.

book a considerable variety in the quality of the drawing, but there are many notable instances of fine. Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books Manuscript acquisitions July to December This is a complete list of acquisitions since the formation of the British Library Items of exceptional textual interest are marked with an asterisk; those of exceptional artistic interest with a dagger ARABIC Qur*an soloctions, followed by.

Turkish manuscripts consist of material acquired in Astrakhan and includes several early Ottoman texts, divans of Neva'i and items of dialectical interest. Included in the Oriental Collection are around bundles or parcels of Buddhist works on palm leaves in Burmese, Pali.

Highlights from Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures | 10th July (Florence), c. ] Est. £, sold for £, Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures, 10th July. From the Islamic world and neighbouring cultures of the.

Psalters used to be the richest illuminated manuscripts in the history of book art. The Royal Psalter (Bibliothèque de l‘Arsenal, Ms. ), dated and presumably created for Blanche de Castille, the mother of King Louis the Saint, is no exception in this respect.

Rich gold attachments, beautiful ornaments, innovative drolleries, masterly decorated miniatures: Psalters were not only one.

Book Published London: British Museum Publications Ltd, c Language English ISBN Description xii, p., [20] leaves of plates: ill. ; 28 cm. Notes. Catalogue of holdings of the British Library's Dept.

of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books and the British Museum's Dept. of Oriental Antiquities. Includes indexes. miniatures of the Venice copy including the histories of the sultans reigned from Ertu ğrul Ghazi to Süleyman Çelebi have become examples for muralists illustrating the historical manuscripts in later periods (Ça ğman, ).

As a result of researches and evaluations of styles, it File Size: 1MB. CATALOGUE OF ORIENTAL MANUSCRIPTS AND MINIATURES AND PRINTED BOOKS. All catalogs are sold AS IS. Sotheby's Fine Oriental Miniatures Manuscripts and Printed Books April 28 $ Free shipping.

WESTERN & ORIENTAL MANUSCRIPTS & MINIATURES, Sotheby, June 10th, Catalog Vintage Excello Money Receipts Book # $ $Seller Rating: % positive. Bloomsbury Auctions Books and Manuscripts The Canterbury 'Trussel' Bible, in Latin, southern England or northern France, 13th century For nearly forty years the name Bloomsbury Auctions has commanded respect in the book auction-world, from its foundation by Lord John Kerr, Frank Hermann and David Stagg in and throughout the numerous.

Among the manuscripts there is a very fine French 'Bestiary' on Vellum, with 94 miniatures, of the last quarter of the XIlith Century, a hitherto unrecorded book from the Library of Humfrey, Duke of Gloucester, (), 'protector' of Oxford University and Patron of its Library (Lot 72).

Bloomsbury Auctions is the World's Largest Auction House for Books, Works on Paper and Visual Arts. Since its inception in we now have auction houses in London, Rome and New York. We hold over 60 sales per year spread over our three offices and regularly achieve world record prices for our lots/5(20).

Western & Oriental Manuscripts & Miniatures, Book Collections and Libraries are sold under the Bloomsbury Auctions name with sales of Manuscripts taking place in central London. The oriental manuscripts provide examples of a variety of physical formats, among them books, scrolls, accordion books, and palm-leaf books.

In addition, there are some 1, separate miniatures. A catalogue of the books, compiled by Muhammed Ahmed Simsar, was published in Sothebys Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana New York 15 June Sothebys Fine: $ Books Fine Sothebys 15 June and York Americana Including Manuscripts New New Manuscripts Including and York June Books Americana Sothebys Fine miniature Art a very small painting, esp a portrait, showing fine detail on ivory or vellum Miniature a very small, finely executed work of art.

The term “miniature” also refers to some literary and musical works. Among the various types of miniatures are independent paintings and graphics, including engravings.

Portraits are common. Another type of. Fine oriental manuscripts and miniatures: the property of the Hagop Kevorkian Fund: calligraphy and illumination from the 9th to the 16th century including an album of calligraphy, Persia, sixteenth century.

The Carolingian class of manuscripts in this way combined many different strains of influence—native Frankish, Classical, Oriental and English, all modified by the Byzantine love for gorgeous colours, shining gold and silver, and purple-dyed vellum. A considerable number of manuscripts were written in the reign of Charles the Great in letters.

Even Isabella the Catholic of Castile commissioned her prayer book to Flemish artists, who created “The Hours of the Flemish Masters”. Another example for the highly creative quality in the Flemish school are “The Hours of Catherine of Cleves”, recognized as one of the most outstanding prayer books of the Middle Ages.

For more information about these publications and other. Decorated p6 x 27,0 cm Miniat0 x 10,0 cm Exhibition Museum Rietberg, Christus in Indien, / Published Sotheby’s London, Fine Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures, October Ottoman miniature or Turkish miniature was an Turkish art form in the Ottoman Empire, which can be linked to the Persian miniature tradition, as well as strong Chinese artistic influences.

It was a part of the Ottoman book arts, together with illumination (tezhip), calligraphy (hat), marbling paper (ebru), and bookbinding (cilt).The words taswir or nakish were used to define the art of. Codrington, O., "Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian, Hindustani and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of the Royal Asiatic Society," in JRAS (), pp.

Coomaraswamy, Ananda K., Les Miniatures Orientales de la Collection Goloubew au Museum of Fine Arts de Boston, (Paris: ). -December 9: "Catalogue of Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures," (not in Blogie), lots.

Well-illustrated in color and black-and-white. Highlights include Arabic illuminated manuscripts, sketches by Raphael, tenth-century illuminated Gospels, early editions of the plays of Shakespeare and signatures of famous musicians including.

Miniatures such as the ones presented here offer valuable insight into the form and function of armour, and complement other sources such as sculpture and extant pieces. The current state of digitized manuscripts online makes viewing numerous relevant miniatures across many manuscripts a difficult and time-consuming task.

Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books Select manuscript acquisitions January to June This covers the more important acquisitions since the last list published in the British Museum Quarterly, xxxvi (), pp.

AMHARIC See ETHiopic ARABIC manuscripts were acquired, the following being the most important. - Explore moonbranchcreek's board "Art: Miniatures & Manuscripts - India, Persia, Middle East", followed by people on Pinterest.

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See more ideas about Painting, Islamic art and Persian pins. ORIENTAL MANUSCRIPTS AND MINIATURES. London, England: Sotheby's, 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (9) pages. Auction, Ap lots. Most illuminated manuscripts were written on vellum, a very fine and durable grade of sheep, goat, or calfskin.

The material was costly and required a repeated curing process of soaking in clear water, immersing in a lime solution, scraping hairs, and sun-drying until the vellum was completely clean and flexible enough for use.

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Lots with this symbol indicate that Sotheby's owns the lot in whole or in part or has an economic interest in the lot equivalent.page miniatures and numerous marginal ones, probably done for Iskandar Sultan in Shiraz, c. ; the missing text supplied in Delhi 77 in / by Muhkam Singh.

Persian. Or. MS. Transferred from the Department of Oriental Antiquities., British Museum. See: B. W. Robinson, 'The earliest illustrated manuscript of Nizami.The Antiphonar from St.

Peter in Salzburg is, due to its size, beauty and extent, the most impressive manuscript of the middle 12th century and undoubtedly the most important achievement of the time in the realm of book art.

Few manuscripts have reached, and almost none have surpassed, the accomplishment of grandiosity and elaborateness found.