The Letter ‘Kaf’ – The Power of Expression

Maker(s)
Artist: Ali Omar Ermes (Libya, born 1945)
Historical period(s)
1992
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 151.9 x 102.5 cm (59 13/16 x 40 3/8 in)
Geography
England, London
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1996.40
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Calligraphy

Keywords
England
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Rose Issa

Published References
  • Thomas W. Lentz. The First Ten Years, the Next Ten Years: The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 43, no. 3 New York. p. 6, fig. 8.
  • Dr. Massumeh Farhad. Arts of the Islamic World at the Sackler. vol. 43, no.3 Washington. p. 47, fig. 12.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World, Contemporary Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license