Mountains – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Mountains – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
1983

Size
45×60 cm (17.7"×23.6")

Materials
acrylic, gouache and ink on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

One who does not like to climb mountains, lives forever among the pits.
—Abu al-Qasim al-Shabbi

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

ومن لا يحبّ صعود الجبال، يعش أبد الدّهر بين الحفر.
—أبو القاسم الشابي