Life and Despair – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Life and Despair – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
1978

Size
60×90 cm (23.6"×35.4")

Materials
gouache and ink on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

There is no life with despair, and there is no despair with life.
—Mustafa Kamel

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

لا حياة مع اليأس، ولا يأس مع الحياة.
—مصطفى كامل