treasures-and-beauty: “ This frontpiece is from an illuminated copy of the Qur’an AH / 1323 CE - Walters Ms. by Mubārakshāh ibn Quṭb, honored with the epithet zarrīn qalam (golden pen). Mubārakshāh ibn Quṭb was one of the six pupils of.
A work by William Morris. This piece draws inspiration from nature whilst balancing it with symmetry. Morris was a leading contributor of the Art and Crafts Movement which led on to directly influence Art Nouveau designs.