Indiana University Bloomington IU Bloomington IUB

Practice Sheet [Karalama/meşk]

Aziz Efendi marked many of his letters by means of back-to-back rhomboids, the basic modules for determining proportioned script in Islamic calligraphic traditions.

Aziz Efendi
Turkish, died 1934
Practice Sheet [Karalama/meşk]
Ink and gold on paper
7 3/8 x 8 ½ in. (18.3 x 21.6 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Gift of Muhittin Serin, 95.45