Complete list of originals for sale, silkscreen and other prints in my Calligraphy Catalogue. Commission info here.
Rahbat رهبة is translated as "fright", but "dread" gives a better feel of the word. It is one of 5 maqamât
(stations) that correspond to different qualities of (sacred) fear: "For gazing towards Pre-eternity makes the heart unsettled and utterly overwhelms a man."
Working with black acrylics on black paper allowed me to get a "blacker than black" feel, with bronze leaf as a highlight.