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A LARGE QAJAR LACQUER BOOK COVER, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY Of rectangular form, painted with bul-buls amidst pink wild roses, hazlenuts, irises and other flowers, within a border of oblong cartouches containing blue and white flowers, and to reverse gilt flowers on a red ground with black border - 15 1/2 x 22 1/8in (39.5 x 56.5cm)