WRITING THE WORD OF GOD, by David J. Roxburgh - 2007
Writing the Word of God: Calligraphy and the Qur'an
by David J. Roxburgh
Houston, Texas: The Museum of Fine Arts, 2007
Softback is overall in NEAR FINE condition.
- ISBN: 9780890901601
- Color illustrated covers feature calligraphy on both sides.
- Corners are sharp, with minimal bumping to the front head corner. (See Photos).
- Spine has black text against a white/cream background.
- Binding is strong and secure.
- Illustrations are bright and clear.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
54 pages. 8.5 x 11 inches.
The calligraphy shown in these pages demonstrates the breadth and beauty of Islamic calligraphy across several centuries and two continents. This exhibition sets the stage for the Museum of Fine arts initiative to build its own collection of ar from the Islamic world.
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