Item Number: 2022
Description of 'Calligraphic Representation of Imam Ali'
۩ Image Details: The poster is a representation of Imam Ali, the cousin and son-in-law Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, in calligraphic form. Sayidna Ali is centered under a mihrab, with his face veiled, holding his Dhulfiqar sword. The halo around his head consists of prayers on the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and the members of his household. The inscriptions on the robe of the Imam’s garment consists of Surah al Ya-sin and Ayat al Kursi. This piece was calligraphed by Ibrahim Danishpishah.
۩ Country of Origin: Iran
۩ Time Period: 20th century
۩ Size: Approximately 34 x 46 cm (including frame)
۩ Frame: Wood frame with a gold finish