Classification: Calligraphy

561 objects
F1975.19

Zen couplet

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1975.19
F1929.65

Folio of Calligraphy

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Page of calligraphy; text: Persian and Arabic in white, red, and black ta’liq script set against a blue ground embellished with gold floral motifs; signed by Kamal-al-Din Ikhtiyar al-munshi al-sultani; one of a group of three folios. Border: The text is set in gold, blue, and black rulings on gold-sprinkled paper.

F1929.64

Folio of calligraphy by Kamal al-Din Ikhtiyar al-Munshi al-Sultani (d. 974)

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1929.64

Panel of calligraphy; text: Persian in white, gold, blue and black ta’liq script; signed by Kamal al-Din Ikhtiyar al- munshi al-sultani and dated 1552 (959 A.H.); triangular illuminated corner panels; one of a group of three folios. Border: The calligraphic panel is set in gold, black and red rulings mounted on blue gold-sprinkled paperboard.

F1929.63

Folio of calligraphy

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1929.63

Panel of calligraphy; text: Persian in white, gold, blue and black ta’liq script; signed by Kamal al-Din Ikhtiyar al-munshi al-sultani and dated 1541-1542 (948 A.H.); triangular illuminated corner panels; reverse side marbled; one of a group of three folios. Border: The calligraphiy is set in gold, black and blue rulings and a blue inner frame …

F1907.156

Folio of calligraphy

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1907.156

Page of calligraphy; text: Persian in black nasta’liq script written in cloud bands on cream-tinted paper; verso: text, Sincere advice from a father to his son, one column, six lines; stamp; recto: blank. Border: The text is set in gold and black rulings and is mounted on blue-green paper board with both floral and animal …