Calligraphy

  • Essays (75)
  • Works of Art (188)
  • Callilgraphic Drawing 1 and 2, Untitled
    2014.299.1,2
  • Untitled, 2013
    2013.1092
  • 55.121.10.39
  • Qur'an Manuscript
    37.142
  • Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript in Mayil (
    1979.201
  • Folio from the Tashkent Qur’an
    2004.87
  • Folio from a Qur’an Manuscript
    62.152.2
  • Folio from a Qur’an Manuscript
    40.164.1a
  • Folios from a Qur’an Manuscript
    40.164.5ab
  • Writing Box (suzuri-bako) with Waterfall and Auspicious Characters
    81.1.173
  • Set of Five Writing Boxes with Japanese Globeflowers, Plum Blossoms, and Interlaced Roundels
    81.1.136a-z
  • Portable Writing Cabinet with Tokugawa Family Crests, Chrysanthemums, and Foliage Scrolls
    81.1.133a-h
  • Table and Writing Set
    JP1985
  • Illustrated Biography of Hōnen (Shūikotokūden-e)
    1980.221
  • Writing Box with Portrait of Fujiwara no Ietaka and His Poem about the Tatsuta River
    29.100.688
  • Writing Box with Warbler in Plum Tree
    29.100.695a-e
  • Poem on the Theme of Snow
    2011.534
  • Eight views of the Yellow Mountains
    2012.167a-l
  • The Goddess Bhairavi Devi with Shiva
    2011.409
  • Kitab suwar al-kawakib al-thabita (Book of the Images of the Fixed Stars) of al-Sufi
    13.160.10
  • Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
    19.68.1
  • Qur'anic Compilation Page
    2008.31
  • Ink tablet with peach tree
    30.76.197
  • Cranes, Peach Tree, and Chinese Roses
    1975.268.81
  • Panel with the Chinese Character for Longevity (Shou)
    1984.353
  • Mantiq al-tair (Language of the Birds)
    63.210
  • 63.210.4
  • 63.210.18
  • 63.210.22
  • 63.210.28
  • 63.210.44
  • 63.210.49
  • recto:
    55.121.10.32
  • Calligraphic Galleon
    2003.241
  • 55.121.10.12
  • 55.121.10.29
  • 55.121.10.2
  • Unwan: Leaf from the Shah Jahan Album
    55.121.10.38
  • 55.121.10.4
  • Portrait of Shun'oku Myōha (1311–1388)
    2007.329
  • Calligraphy of a Tang-dynasty poem,
    2008.66
  • Fragment of a Compendium of the Genealogy of Christ
    2002.433
  • Outfit for the Game of Incense
    JP2065
  • Incense Boxes with a Wrapping Cloth
    JP2113
  • Books and Cards
    JP2187
  • Bifolium from the
    2007.191
  • Cloudy Mountains
    1973.121.1
  • Riverbank
    L.1997.24.1
  • Landscape in the Style of Huang Gongwang
    1980.426.2
  • Landscapes after old masters
    1986.266.5
  • Manuscript Leaf with the Annunciation from a Book of Hours
    2004.564
  • The Emperor Aurangzeb Carried on a Palanquin
    2003.430
  • Wind among the Trees on the Riverbank
    1989.363.39
  • Two Eagles
    2014.721
  • Groom and Horse
    1988.135
  • Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru
    1989.363.4
  • Four Anecdotes from the Life of Wang Xizhi
    1989.363.30
  • 63.210.35
  • 1970.301.73
  • 1970.301.62
  • 1970.301.35
  • The Shah's Wise Men Approve Zal's Marriage: From the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp
    1970.301.13
  • 1970.301.4
  • 1970.301.36
  • 1970.301.51
  • 1970.301.3
  • 1970.301.21
  • Book of Prayers, Sura Yasin and Surat al-Fath
    2003.239
  • Talismanic Shirt
    1998.199
  • Dragon wrapped around featherlike saz leaves
    2000.424
  • Folio from the
    2004.88
  • Manuscript Leaf with the Martyrdom of Saint Peter Martyr in an Initial P, from a Gradual
    2005.273
  • Living Aloft: Master Liu's Retreat
    L.2001.85.2
  • Couplet
    2000.345.1,2
  • Fan with Landscape
    62.97.25a
  • Spring Offerings
    1988.324.2
  • Buddhist Sage
    1986.267.156
  • Grazing Horse
    1986.267.192
  • Goddess of the River Xiang
    1986.267.277
  • Stately Pines on Mount Hua
    1986.267.351
  • Splashed-color Landscape
    1986.267.361
  • Illuminated Psalter
    2001.730
  • Abraham Sacrificing Isaac
    1970.275
  • Page of calligraphy
    1979.518.6
  • Page of calligraphy in ornamental style
    1998.268
  • Seascape with Three Boats
    Inst.1980.3.2
  • Qur'an manuscript
    1980.603
  • Folios from a Qur'an Manuscript
    1997.301a,b
  • Salman-i Farsi's Conversion
    1997.293
  • Mashq or Practice Page
    62.152.12
  • Marriage contract
    1979.518.5a-q
  • Brush holder with “Ode to the Pavilion of the Inebriated Old Man”
    1994.208
  • 55.121.10.21
  • Page of Calligraphy
    1986.109.2
  • Poem by Kamo no Chōmei with Underpainting of Cherry Blossoms
    1975.268.59
  • Wangchuan Villa
    1977.80
  • Returning Home
    1976.280
  • The Qianlong Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Six: Entering Suzhou along the Grand Canal
    1988.350
  • 36.113.2
  • Folio from a Mu'nis al-ahrar fi daqa'iq al-ash'ar (The Free Man's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Jajarmi
    57.51.25
  • Buzurgmihr Masters the Game of Chess: Folio from the <em>Shahnama</em> (Book of Kings)
    34.24.1
  • Nushirvan Receives Mihras, Envoy of Caesar: Folio from the <em>Shahnama</em> (Book of Kings)
    34.24.3
  • Nushirvan Eating Food Brought by the Sons of Mahbud: Folio from the <em>Shahnama</em> (Book of Kings)
    52.20.2
  • Lady Su Hui and Her Verse Puzzle
    33.167
  • Inkstone with Bamboo Design
    1981.120.1a-c
  • Scroll cover for an imperial manuscript
    41.123.2
  • The Lovers
    50.164
  • Page of Calligraphy
    1986.216.1
  • A Manuscript of Five Sections of a Qur'an
    1982.120.2
  • Genealogical scroll
    67.272
  • Hizb (Litany) of An-Nawawi
    1975.192.1
  • Shahnama (Book of Kings)
    13.228.17
  • Akbar With Lion and Calf
    55.121.10.22
  • 55.121.10.24
  • 55.121.30
  • 55.121.10.13
  • 55.121.10.36
  • Calligraphic dish
    1983.227
  • Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdausi
    1974.290.43
  • Page of Calligraphy
    62.152.14
  • Plum Branch
    1990.230
  • Epitaph tablets (Myoji), set of thirty-four
    1998.486.1-.34
  • 63.210.11
  • Khusrau and Shirin
    69.27
  • Three Men before a Castle: Folio from the <em>Khavarannama</em> (Book of the East) of Ibn Husam
    55.184.1
  • 'Saz'-style Drawing of a Dragon amid Foliage
    57.51.26
  • Portrait of a Dervish
    57.51.27
  • 45.174.5
  • Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66)
    38.149.1
  • Futuh al-Haramain (Description of the Holy Cities)
    32.131
  • 28.63.1
  • 23.264.1
  • The Great Abu Sa'ud Teaching Law: Folio from the <em>Divan</em> of Mahmud 'Abd al-Baqi
    25.83.9
  • 1994.232.4
  • Planting Chrysanthemums
    1986.266.3
  • Garden of the Inept Administrator
    1979.458.1
  • Dedicatory inscription from a mosque
    1981.320
  • Divan of Sultan Husayn Baiqara
    1982.120.1
  • Album of Calligraphies Including Poetry and Prophetic Traditions (Hadith)
    1982.120.3
  • Orchids and Rocks
    1975.268.38
  • Su Shi (Dongpo) in a Straw Hat and Sandals
    1975.268.39
  • Section of a Qur'an Manuscript
    1972.279
  • 1970.301.2
  • The Mi'raj, or, The Night Flight of Muhammad on his Steed Buraq: Folio from a <em>Bustan</em> of Sa'di
    1974.294.2
  • Manuscript Illumination with the Assumption of the Virgin in an Initial A, from an Antiphonary
    11.50.1
  • Qur'an of Ibrahim Sultan
    13.228.1
  • 13.228.13.6
  • Anthology of Persian Poetry
    13.228.19
  • Alexander Visits the Sage Plato in His Mountain Cave: Folio from the <em>Khamsa</em> (Quintet) of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi
    13.228.30
  • 13.228.7.10
  • Nigatsudō Burned Sutra
    1981.75
  • “Universal Gateway,” Chapter 25 of the Lotus Sutra
    53.7.3
  • Folio from a Qur'an manuscript
    29.160.23
  • Calligraphic roundel inscribed Ya'aziz (Oh Mighty!)
    1985.240.1
  • Calligraphic composition in the shape of a peacock: Folio from the Bellini Album
    67.266.7.8R
  • Opening Folio of the 26th Volume of the
    50.12
  • recto:
    55.121.10.7
  • The Classic of Filial Piety
    1996.479
  • Poem Written in a Boat on the Wu River
    1984.174
  • Quatrain on Spring's Radiance
    1989.363.12
  • Poem of Farewell to Liu Man
    1989.363.17
  • Narcissus
    1973.120.4
  • Wang Xizhi Watching Geese
    1973.120.6
  • Fisherman
    1989.363.33
  • Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
    30.45
  • Leaf from a Qur'an
    37.21
  • Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
    1996.294.1
  • 57.51.37.3
  • 57.51.9
  • Prophet Muhammad Preaching: Folio from the <em>Maqtal-i Al-i Rasul</em> of Lami'i Chelebi
    55.121.40
  • Coptic Liturgical Codex
    19.196.5
  • Coptic Prayer Codex
    19.196.3
  • Title Page of the Gospel of John
    38.171.2
  • Manuscript Illumination with Initial V, from a Bible
    1999.364.2
  • Manuscript Leaf with Initial M, from a Missal
    1992.238
  • Bible
    1997.320
  • Bifolium with the Decretals of Gratian
    1990.217
  • Twin Pines, Level Distance
    1973.120.5
  • Illustrated manuscript of the Lotus Sutra
    1994.207
  • Illustrated Legends of the Kitano Tenjin Shrine (Kitano Tenjin engi emaki)
    25.224
  • Finches and Bamboo
    1981.278
  • Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript
    55.44
  • 13.152.6
  • 57.51.21
  • Yazdegird I Kicked to Death by the Water Horse: Folio from the <em>Shahnama</em> (Book of Kings)
    57.51.33
  • Talismanic Scroll
    1978.546.32
  • 33.70
  • Folio from a Qur'an manuscript
    42.63
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