Heights – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Heights – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
2005

Size
69×98 cm (27.2"×38.6")

Materials
gouache and ink on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

You want to grasp the heights without exertion, without feeling the bee's sting.
—Al-Mutanabbi

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

تريدين إدراك المعالي رخيصة، ولا بد دون الشّهد من إبر النحل.
—المتنبي