Calligrapher Sultan Ali Mashhadi

The Life and Times of Calligrapher Sultan Ali Mashhadi: Arts of the Book and Literature in Late 15th-Century Herat


November 13, 2017
4:30 p.m.

Skillman Library
Gendebien Room
College Hill, Easton, PA

David J. Roxburgh, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Professor of Islamic Art History, Department of the History of Art & Architecture, Harvard University, speaks about the noted calligrapher of Lafayette College’s Persian Manuscript, which was produced in the city of Herat in 1515.

2017 Schlueter Lecture in the Art and History of the Book