Time – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Time – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
1980

Size
30×40 cm (11.8"×15.7")

Materials
ink on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

She said: Time has worn you since we parted. But I said: God forbid, it was you not time.
—Abu Firas al-Hamdani

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

قالت: لقد أزرى بكَ الدهرُ بعدنا. فقلتُ: معاذَ اللهِ، بلْ أنتِ لا الدّهرُ.
—أبو فراس الحمداني