'A Long Bismillah' (2019)
Made with acrylic and gel mediums, this painting consists of layers of texture and genuine Sterling Silver and 22k Rose Gold Leaf. Written in the half circle is the Dua of Propher Ibrahim as versed in Surah Al-Baqarah in the Holy Quran which translates to;
"Our Lord, and make us Muslims [in submission] to You, and from our descendants a Muslim nation in submission to you. And show us our rights and accept our repentance. Indeed you are accepting of Repentance, The Merciful".
Written on the far left, surrounded by layers of gel mediums and Sterling Silver leaf is the dua narrated in Ahadith from Sahih Bukhari as being repeated by Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in times of hardship and to remove calamities. It translates to;
Ya Hayyul; Ya Qayyum; Bhi Rahmati Astaghi
"Oh Living, Oh Sustaining, in Your Mercy I seek relief"
Below this dua are layers of genuine silver leaf and textures derived from layers of gouache, gel mediums and genuine cotton fabrics melded into the canvas to create a 3D semi-sculpted dimensions.
36x48 inches with 2 inch thick borders
Arrives pre-wired and ready to hang with a Certificate of Authenticity and relevant documents via UPS Ground Shipping.
International buyers will recieve the painting unmounted from the wooden bases, and packaged securely in a shipping tube with the wooden bases mailed in the same box.
*due to the textures, variations in sculpting details and calligraphy, this painting cannot be recreated*