Book of Miracles I&II [The Kitab Series] (2019) Two Limited Edition Prints
'Book of Miracles' I & II
Created using the tools of the old masters, a compass, a ruler, hand crushed gouache and liberal amounts of pure gold leaf and ink. These paintings were a dedication to the art of Islamic Illumination dating back to the 13th and 14th century in the middle east. Each painting features motifs and details from islamic manuscripts. The two paintings are laid out in the form imitating the first pages of the Holy Quran.
To the right are the complete verses of 'Surah Fatiha' - "The Opener"
To the left are the first several verses of Surah Al-Baqarah "The Cow"