Poetry about God in Nastaliq calligraphy

Material Information

Poetry about God in Nastaliq calligraphy
Series Title:
Papers of General Fereydoun Djam. Visual art.
[Unknown photographer]
عکاس ناشناخته ( contributor )
Place of Publication:
[unknown poet]
Publication Date:
Arabic (Nastaliq variant)


Subjects / Keywords:
Calligraphy, Persian ( LCSH )
God (Islam) ( LCSH )
خوش‌نویسی ایرانی
خوشنویسی فارسی
آسیا -- ایران
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- Iran
32 x 53


General Note:
Dated: [date of publication not identified]
General Note:
Extent: 1 piece
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320 x 220 mm
General Note:
Following its donation to SOAS by the Fereydoun Djam Charitable Trust in 2011, this item was held in the SOAS Brunei Gallery art collection between 2011-2015 [Reference: SOASAW 2011.0243.01]
General Note:
Nastaliq script. Gold illumination. A few lines of poetry about God. First two lines: In God, the most high I have hope, he is the brilliant and most high. Last line: forgive the sins of Muhammad Salih. Dated 1080. Engraving of man on reverse side. Ink, pigment, gold, on paper. 1 sheet. Dimensions 320 x 220 mm.
General Note:
Removed from red wooden frame by SOAS Brunei Gallery staff before transfer to SOAS Library
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Descriptive text from former entry on SOAS Brunei Gallery catalogue
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VIAF (name authority) : Djām, Fereydūn, 1914- : URI

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Source Institution:
SOAS University of London
Holding Location:
Special Collections
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
PP MS 95, Box 7 ( SOAS Order with reference )
PP MS 95/07/07 ( SOAS CALM Reference )