Arabesque Pattern, Islamic Art, Illuminated Manuscript

Persian Illuminations (Tazhib) artwork by artist Sanaz Nasseri .................................................... Tazhib (gilding) is an Arabic word which has been derived from “zahab” meaning “gold”. Gilding currently means to draw beautiful patterns of plants or geometrical shapes on the margins of books. At the beginning, golden color was used in this art and this is why they called it (gilding).

Persian Illuminations (Tazhib) artwork by artist Sanaz Nasseri…

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Islamic Art, Drawing Sketches, Turkish Art, Turkish Tiles, Arabesque, Islamic Paintings, Arabic Calligraphy, Caligraphy, Terre

Explore inspirational, powerful and rare Rumi quotes and sayings. Here are the 100 greatest Rumi quotations on love, life, struggle and transformation.

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Discover the Top 25 Most Inspiring Rumi Quotes: mystical Rumi quotes on Love, Transformation and Wisdom.

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Calligraphy Art, Textile Design, Textile Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Arabesque, Islamic Art, Turkish Art, Arabic Art, Art Journals

Illuminated Frontipiece of a Manuscript of the Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds) (image 3) | calligrapher: Sultan 'Ali al-Mashhadi; illuminator: Zain al-'Abidin al-Tabrizi; author: Farid al-Din `Attar | text: dated A.H. 892/ A.D. 1487; illumination: ca. 1600 | Iran, Isfahan; present-day Afghanistan, Herat | ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on paper | Metropolitan Museum of Art | Accession Number: 63.210.1

Illuminated Frontipiece of a Manuscript of the Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds) (image

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