Imaging the Word: Selections of Calligraphy from the Islamic World

November 17, 1999 – May 7, 2000

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC

Sublevel 1 Floor Plan

This exhibition highlights recent acquisitions and is composed of 30 examples of kufic or angular script and folios copied in the six different cursive scripts, including contemporary examples.