Say to Whosoever Claims over Philosophy Knowledge [2]

Text: “Say to whomsoever claims over knowledge of philosophy: you have memorized a thing, but many more have eluded you”. [verse by the Persian poet Abu Nuwwas (d. 814)]

Size & script: 290x210mm, Nasta’liq for the upper text, Diwani for the text below, and Ijazah for the signature right

Materials and tools: reed pen, metal nib and felt tip pen, black and pinkish ink, golden gouache

Something made upon request by a professor in the Department of Arabic and Semitic Studies at Sofia University. The signature reads that it was made in 2008.