Koranic verse written in Arabic calligraphy by a Darfuri refugee in a camp in Eastern Chad. When someone is sick, he makes a paper like this - dipping a wooden pen in ink and water, and then brings the water to the family in need of healing. October 2013. Photo by Glenna Gordon @glennagordon #glennagordon Instagram special! Buy a signed 8x10 print from now until October 30. Print sale proceeds go towards production of "Diagram of the Heart," out December 1 from RedHook Editions. You can…
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Africa | an early "learning board" from the ancient walled city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia. With a fine script on both sides.
África: as pessoas do Oeste Africano costa - Gabão, Guiné, Senegal ... Auguste Racinet, de Le traje historique (A história do traje) vol. 2, sob a direção de A. Racinet, Paris, seis volumes publicados entre 1877 e 1886.
ancagrayworks: “ mixed media collage on canvas board with charlaine harris quote. anca gray. 2012. ”
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Africa | Man's (warrior) talismanic tunic from Senegal | Painted cotton. The 164 squares contain Arabic inscriptions (Qur'anic verses), protective numerical formulas, abstract patterns | ca. prior to 1900 // 71.1900.44.14
Lalla Essaydi, Les Femmes du Maroc: Outdoor Gossip, 2008