Two Lovers – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Two Lovers – Arabic Calligraphy Art by Kamil Dow

Year
2014

Size
70×100 cm (27.6"×39.4")

Materials
acrylic, gouache and ink on paper

Arabic calligraphy text (English)

The shy tulip winked at us, and two buds narrated our love. And one jasmine bent to hug the other, and two lovers met in love.
—Fahed Abu Khadra

Arabic calligraphy text (Arabic)

غمز الزّنبق الخجول علينا، وروى عن غرامنا برعمان. وانحنت فلّة تعانق أخرى، وتلاقى على الهوى عاشقان.
—فهد أبو خضرة