I Desire Mercy and Not Sacrifice

Text: “For I desire mercy and not sacrifice”

Size & script: app. 700×400 mm, Jali Thuluth

Materials and tools: thick red-brownish paper, black ink, doubled pencils for the letter outlines that have subsequently been filled with metal nib pen

This is a typical monumental panel (lawha) that takes a lot of time to design and then produce. Given as a gift to a friend.