Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
19th century Mughal Indo-Persian manuscript miniature Tiger Hunt
Indo-Persian manuscript miniature
19th c. or earlier (likely Mughal Era]. ORIGINAL ANTIQUE (not recent reproduction)
Arabic manuscript to verso, paper
Large 8vo, 27.8 x 18 cm.
Beautiful unidentified manuscript in fine calligraphy in black ink. Illustrated with a border in blue and gold tempera. Tiger hunt in vivid colours and heightened with extensive use of gold.
Finely executed painting depicting a tiger hunt on horseback.
Marginal corner tear, not affecting manuscript. Mounted to verso using graphic tape (not by us).