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Two New Books on Arabic’s Decorative Beauties
Detail of a photograph from the book Arabic Graffiti
The decorative potential of Arabic script is famous - the exteriors of the entrances of the Taj Mahal, for example, are decorated with Koranic inscriptions that run in both directions at once. But modern artists are making the most of the beauties of the script too. Arabic Graffiti is a new book that highlights the…
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