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untitled sheet of Kufic writing
  • Ismial Al-Faradhy
    active 1990s
    active: Iraq
  • untitled sheet of Kufic writing
  • Where object was made: Iraq
  • pen, ink, graphite
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17.5 x 33 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6.89 x 12.99 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20.8 x 35.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 3/16 x 13 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Marilyn Stokstad
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0137
Description

Kufic writing with Saleemik decoration and graphite underdrawing. Floral and geometric pattern with some writing(?).