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Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan collection of African art

Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan collection of African art

which will be sold by auction by Sotherby Parke Bernet ... on Monday, 27th June 1983 ... .

by Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

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Published by Sotheby Parke Bernet in London .
Written in English


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  Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan was born in Paris on Jan. 17, , younger son of the late Sir Sultan Mohammed Shah, the 48th hereditary Imam of the Ismaili Muslims and the third Aga Khan. Carey, Moya. “Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection of Islamic Art.” Unpublished manuscript. London, Lentz, Thomas W., and Glenn D. Lowry. Timur and the Princely Vision: Persian Art and Culture in the Fifteenth Century. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, ISBN:

- Explore ad's board "Aga Khan" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Aga, Aga khan iii and Prince rahim aga khan pins. Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, KBE, KCSS (Urdu: صدرالّدين آغا خان ‎, Ṣadr ad-Dīn Āghā Khān, 17 January – 12 May ) was an Iranian prince and diplomat. He was the son of Aga Khan III.. Khan was known as the 4th United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from to He helped shift the focus beyond Europe and prepared it for fix and aide hard refugee issues.

[1] Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection, Geneva, Ir.M [2] Anthony Welch, Artists for the Shah: Late Sixteenth-Century Painting at the Imperial Court of . Get this from a library! Princes, poètes & paladins: miniatures islamiques et indiennes de la collection du prince et de la princesse Sadruddin Aga Khan. [Sheila R Canby; Geneva (Switzerland). Musée d'art et .


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Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan collection of African art by Sotheby & Co. (London, England) Download PDF EPUB FB2

A visual celebration of jeweled masterworks from Paris in the Art Deco era. One Christmas Eve, Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan gave his wife, Princess Catherine, an exquisite jeweled box made by Cartier in the s, thus starting the most magnificent collection of objects created in the Art Deco era by jewelers, at a time when the jeweler’s art was at the height of beauty and creativity/5(13).

Prince Sadruddin was the younger son of Sir Sultan Mohammed Shah, the Aga Khan III, imam of the Nizari Ismaʿilite Shiʿite Muslim sect, and was the uncle of the Aga Khan IV.

This article was most recently revised and updated by Karen Sparks, Director and Editor, Britannica Book of the Year. Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection of African Art by Sotheby's and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The world and especially Geneva still miss Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan – this was an important sentiment shared among many that were present at the book launch of his biography, some three weeks ago at the UN Library, Palais des Nations in Geneva.

May 12th marked 14 years of the passing of Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan. By A. Maherali Recently, there has been renewed and growing interest to learn more about our late Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan.

marks 17 years since Prince Sadruddin passed away at the age of 70 years. Many exceptional people talk about Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan’s remarkable influence on them in international affairs. "Prince Aly Khan was phenomenally alive,” Begam Mata Salamat once remarked in talking to a reporter.

Born in Turin, Italy on Tuesday, June 13th, to Cleope Teresa Magliano and Mawlana Sultan Mahomed Shah, His Highness the Aga Khan III, Prince Aly Salomone Aga Khan, is the brother of Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, and father. Photos by Natasha @ Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan book launch, UN Library, Palais des Nations, Geneva.

Learn more about Prince Sadruddin by reading other insights in addition to what is mentioned in the remarks above in his biography, Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan: Humanitarian and Visionary by Diana Miserez.

Book Purchase Options: eBook version. marks 60 years since Prince Aly Khan passed away at the age of 48 years in 43 years later on this day, we also lost Prince Sadruddin.

Prince Aly Salomone Aga Khan, more popularly known as Prince Aly Khan served as the Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations (UN) from tolater on becoming Vice. Among the Qajar dynasty paintings in Prince Sadruddin's collection is a striking portrait of Fath Ali Shah, dated Prince Sadruddin's great-grand-father, the first Aga Khan, was the son-in-law of Fath Ali Shah.

Indian Islamic art is syncretised with Hindu aesthetics. Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection of African Art, Monday 27th June 11 am [Sotheby's] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Photographic Display of Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection of African Art, which was sold by auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co.

Auctioneers of Literary Property and Works Illustrative of the Fine arts at their large galleries in London on June Get this from a library.

Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan collection of African art. [Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co.;]. Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, who died on Monday a was the uncle of Karim Aga Khan IV, the spiritual leader of the Ismaili Shia Muslims.

The widely respected international civil servant Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, who has died of cancer a was never able to repeat the achievements of his 12. In an exclusive interview, Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan talks to June Ducas about his art collection, now on show at the British Museum If ever East meets West, it could be said to do so at Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan's 17th-century home, the Château de Bellerive on the shores of Lake Geneva.

Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, KBE, KCSS (Arabic: صدرالّدين آغا خان ‎, Ṣadr ad-Dīn Āghā Khān, 17 January – 12 May ) served as United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from toduring which he reoriented the agency's focus beyond Europe and prepared it for an explosion of complex refugee issues.

He was also a proponent of greater collaboration. The collection contains some of the world’s most important masterpieces of Islamic art, including items from the collection of miniatures and manuscripts formed by the late Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan (uncle of His Highness the Aga Khan).

ranging from education to statesmanship, through a series of scientific texts, books of fables. A very personal and narrow description of one of the worlds finest diplomats.

Many more of his peers should have been given a chance to give a broader and more in depth description of Sadruddin Aga Khan's immense contribution to the United Nations and Reviews: 5. Arts of the Islamic Book: The Collection of Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan [Welch, Anthony, Welch, Stuart Cary] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Arts of the Islamic Book: The Collection of Prince Sadruddin Aga KhanAuthor: Anthony Welch, Stuart Cary Welch. The Aga Khan Museum provides visitors with a window into the artistic, intellectual, and scientific contributions of Muslim civilizations to world heritage.

The Museum’s Permanent Collection of over 1, objects includes rare masterpieces that reflect a broad range of artistic styles and materials. These portraits, textiles, miniatures, manuscripts, ceramics, medical texts, books, tiles and.

[S.l.]: Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan. Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Arte. A fantastic read about the jewelled boxes and objects amassed by Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan and his wife Princess Catherine.

With over boxes in the collection, the book begins with a personal note from Princess Catherine that tells the story of how the collection began with one box as a Christmas gift from her husband and over the years has become a symbol of their love and happiness.Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan (–) was an avid art collector and had one of the finest private collections of Islamic art in the world.

Inhe married Catherine Aleya Beriketti Sursock, and together they amassed a magnificent collection of jeweled art deco objects created by Cartier, Boucheron, and Van Cleef and Arpels, to name a few.

One Christmas Eve, Prince Sanruddin Aga Khan gave to his wife a magnificent jeweled box made by Cartier in the s. So began the making of perhaps the most remarkable jewelry collection of a remarkable era for jewelry - and for French jewelry in particular.