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The Power of the Pen: Islamic Calligraphy in the 14th Century

September 24, 1995 – May 27, 1996

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

Location: Sublevel 1

Paintings, calligraphic works, and tools explore a golden age of Islamic calligraphy during the 14th century. Some of the works are from the museum's Vever Collection, the Art and History Trust Collection, the Walters Art Gallery, and the Library of Congress.