A Hymn – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

A Hymn – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
2014

Size
70×100 cm (27.6"×39.4")

Materials
acrylic, gouache, ink and gold marker on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

I heard the annunciation, Immanuel / As Gabriel told me / Mary, you shall call His name Jesus / Born like no other / My beloved Son / Jesus...
—Haroun Ibrahim

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

سمعت البشرى عمّانوئيل / كما قال لي جبرائيل / تسمّينه يسوع يا مريم / مولود ليس له مثيل / ولدي الحبيب / يسوع...
—هارون ابراهيم