A Green Bird – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

A Green Bird – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
2008

Size
70×100 cm (27.6"×39.4")

Materials
acrylic, gouache and ink on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

I burn the firewood of grief in my heart / 'Till, from the embers a green bird flutters.
—Hanna Abu Hanna

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

وأشعل في قلبي حَطَبَ الأحزان / فيرفرف من بين الجمرات / عصفور أخضر.
—حنا أبو حنا