Islamic Calligraphy

Arabic Calligraphy by Roobee, via Flickr

Arabic Calligraphy by Roobee, via Flickr

Quran Manuscript Leaf- Gold and Ink- 11th/12th Century Iran/Afghanistan

Quran Manuscript Leaf- Gold and Ink- 11th/12th Century Iran/Afghanistan

I like the blue and gold.  I have many Persian art because of the Persian Blue color and detailed design

I like the blue and gold. I have many Persian art because of the Persian Blue color and detailed design

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Two leaves from a Koran written in Eastern Kufi. Iran or Iraq; 11th century

Two leaves from a Koran written in Eastern Kufi. Iran or Iraq; 11th century

sufi poem

sufi poem

Calculation of solar and lunar eclipses from: Marvels of Creatures and Strange Things Existing, by al-Qazwini (14th century)

Calculation of solar and lunar eclipses from: Marvels of Creatures and Strange Things Existing, by al-Qazwini (14th century)

A unique qasida al-burda copied by Muhiddin Al-Amasi • Turkey 15th-16th century

A unique qasida al-burda copied by Muhiddin Al-Amasi • Turkey 15th-16th century

Arabic machine manuscript - Anonym - Ms. or. fol. 3306 l.jpg  (at a guess: 16th to 19th centuries) http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Arabic_machine_manuscript_-_Anonym_-_Ms._or._fol._3306_l.jpg

Arabic machine manuscript - Anonym - Ms. or. fol. 3306 l.jpg (at a guess: 16th to 19th centuries) http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Arabic_machine_manuscript_-_Anonym_-_Ms._or._fol._3306_l.jpg

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