on paper inscribed in cursive Arabic in black ink, rosettes and two cartouches illuminated in gold and polychrome, border and margin in ebru paper. Under frame. - The first, an exercise in calligraphy of some letters of the Arabic alphabet, with two lines declining the letter ṭ in large thuluth characters framing two lines in naskhi declining the letters 'ayn and fâ'. Dim. at sight: 21 x 27.5 cm; folding, slight tear, stains; - the second, an excerpt from a Hadith commentary on the fasting of Ramadan.
Sight size: 24 x 18.5 cm, folds, stains.
Two Ottoman calligraphic artworks, 19th/20th century