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Qur'anic Phrase in Composition Forming Part of Qur'an 28:88

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Qur'anic Phrase in Composition Forming Part of Qur'an 28:88, early 19th century
Calligraphy
Persian
,
19th century
Qajar period
Creation Place: Iran
Ink, color and gold on paper
36.83 x 24.77 cm (14 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of John Goelet
, 1958.193
Department of Islamic & Later Indian Art
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Bibliography
40 Years On... Donations by John Goelet: Sculpture, Paintings and Drawings, Miniatures and Calligraphy, Tankas and Mandala, M. T. Train / Scala Books (New York, NY, 2000), page 149, 234

Exhibition History
Traces of the Calligrapher: Islamic Calligraphy in Practice, c. 1600–1900, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, 11/03/2007 - 02/03/2008; Asia Society, New York, 10/07/2008 - 02/08/2009
Islamic Art: Drawings, Calligraphies and Objects, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 06/29/1983 - 09/25/1983
Line and Space: Calligraphies from Medieval Islam, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/02/1984 - 05/28/1984
Calligraphy and the Arts of the Book, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/25/1993 - 01/30/1994
The Enlightened Eye: Gifts from John Goelet, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/12/2000 - 05/07/2000
Traces of the Calligrapher: Islamic Calligraphy in Practice, c. 1600–1900, Michael C. Carlos Museum of Art, Atlanta, 08/28/2010 - 12/05/2010