[Calligraphic Specimen,early 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 276 Title: [Calligraphic Specimen,early 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل القرن 19م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1800-1843?]. Size: 12 panels :paper ;343 x 215 (200 x 113) mm. Summary: Exquisite calligraphic specimen employing Jāmī's qaṣīdah on the basmalah for mürekkebât meșki exercises, executed by one of the students of Arabzade Mehmet Sadullah Efendi (d.1843). Other […]

[Calligraphic specimen,ca. 1282, i.e. 1865 or 1866].[مرقع حسن الخط,ح 1282ه, 1865 او 1866م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 241 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,ca. 1282, i.e. 1865 or 1866].[مرقع حسن الخط,ح 1282ه, 1865 او 1866م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,ca. 1865 or 1866]. Size: 4 panels :paper ;217 x 260 (92 x 157) mm. Summary: Exquisite album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakkaa) of four kıtalar employing ḥadīth of the Prophet executed by the […]

[Calligraphic specimen,1206, i.e. 1791 or 1792].[مرقع حسن الخط,1206ه, 1791 او 1792م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 229 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,1206, i.e. 1791 or 1792].[مرقع حسن الخط,1206ه, 1791 او 1792م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1791 or 1792]. Size: 5 panels :paper ;180 x 253 (119 x 192) mm. Summary: Exquisite album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakkaa) employing ḥadīth of the Prophet executed by the celebrated Ottoman calligrapher Mahmud Celâleddin Efendi […]

[Calligraphic specimen,early to mid 18th century].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل الى اواسط القرن 18م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 243 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,early to mid 18th century].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل الى اواسط القرن 18م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1705-1756]. Size: 6 panels :paper ;147 x 215 (79 x 149) mm. Summary: Exquisite album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ or murakkaa) comprising kıt'alar employing ḥadīth of the Prophet executed by the celebrated Ottoman calligrapher Eğrikapılı Mehmet […]

[Calligraphic specimen,1195, i.e. 1780 or 1781].[مرقع حسن الخط,1195ه، 1780 او 1781م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 240 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,1195, i.e. 1780 or 1781].[مرقع حسن الخط,1195ه، 1780 او 1781م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1780 or 1781]. Size: 11 panels :paper ;170 x 245 (110 x 183) mm. Summary: Fine album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakkaa) in this case a meșk murakkaa or album of meșkler (exercises) employing first (in […]

[Hilye-yi şerif,1099, i.e. 1687 or 1688].[حليه شريف,1099ه، 1687 او 1688].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 238 Title: [Hilye-yi şerif,1099, i.e. 1687 or 1688].[حليه شريف,1099ه، 1687 او 1688]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1687 or 1688]. Size: 3 panels :paper ;147 x 285 mm. opening vertically to 438 x 287 mm. Summary: Exquisite hilye (written depiction of the Prophet) executed by the master who developed this graphic form of the […]

[Hüsn-ü hat risalesi,ca. 1772].[حسن خط رساله سى,ح 1772م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 401 Title: [Hüsn-ü hat risalesi,ca. 1772].[حسن خط رساله سى,ح 1772م]. Author: Mehmet bin Tacettin,d. 1587.محمد بن تاج الدين. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,ca. 1772]. Size: 28 leaves :paper ;222 x 160 (129 x 78) mm. Summary: Exquisite copy of a treatise on calligraphy attributed to Tacbeyzade [Taçbeyzade, Tacizade, Taczade] Mehmet bin Tacettin [Mehmed […]

Munājāt-i Ḥaz̤rat-i ʻAlī,[18th century?].مناجات حضرت علی,[قرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 442 Title: Munājāt-i Ḥaz̤rat-i ʻAlī,[18th century?].مناجات حضرت علی,[قرن 18م؟]. Author: ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib,Caliph,ca. 600-661.علي بن ابي طالب,خليفة. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 8 leaves :paper ;226 x 155 (120 x 66) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the qaṣīdah in ʻayn, Munājāt ʻAlī, from the dīwān attributed to ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib […]

[Calligraphic specimen,1281?, i.e. 1864 or 1865].[مرقع حسن الخط,1281ه؟، 1864 او 1865م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 279 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,1281?, i.e. 1864 or 1865].[مرقع حسن الخط,1281ه؟، 1864 او 1865م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [1864 or 1865?]. Size: 7 panels :paper ;282 x 227 (215 x 174) mm. Summary: Superb album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ or murakkâ) employing verses of Anvari, etc. with interspersed figurative illustrations of lions, dragons, stags, bulls, […]

[al-Kawākib al-durrīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah,1109, i.e. 1697 or 1698].[الكواكب الدرية في مدح خير البرية,1109ه, 1697 او 1698م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 230 Title: [al-Kawākib al-durrīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah,1109, i.e. 1697 or 1698].[الكواكب الدرية في مدح خير البرية,1109ه, 1697 او 1698م]. Author: Būṣīrī, Sharaf al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Saʻīd,1213?-1296?بوصيري، شرف الدين محمد بن سعيد. Place/Date of Production: [1697 or 1698]. Size: 20 leaves :paper ;250 x 180 (154 x 96) mm. Summary: Exquisite copy […]

[Calligraphic specimen,18th century].[مرقع حسن الخط,القرن 18م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 237 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,18th century].[مرقع حسن الخط,القرن 18م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1700-1787]. Size: 10 panels :paper ;265 x 175 (190 x 103) mm. Summary: Fine album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ or murakkâ) employing mainly alphabetic exercises, invocations, and a portion of the text of al-Buṣīrī's Qaṣīdat al-Burdah, executed by İbrahim Rodosi (d.1201/1787?). Other […]

[Majmūʻat suwar min al-Qurʼān,late 15th or early 16th century].[مجموعة سور من القرآن,اواخر القرن 15م او اوائل القرن 16م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 231 Title: [Majmūʻat suwar min al-Qurʼān,late 15th or early 16th century].[مجموعة سور من القرآن,اواخر القرن 15م او اوائل القرن 16م]. Uniform Title: Koran.Selectionsقرآن.مختارات Calligrapher: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [Herat?,1475-1525?]. Size: 24 leaves :paper ;233 x 163 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a selection of sūrahs […]