Ceramic Plate with the Inscription Bismillah
Wasmaa Chorbachi (American (born in Egypt) 1943)
Ceramics: 35.6 cm (14 in.)
Medium or Technique
Porcelain body under matte white glaze with black, dark royal blue and gold luster decoration
Islamic Gallery (Gallery 175)
Porcelain plate, made at the Ceramics Program Studio- Harvard University. Arabic letters forming the word “Bismillah” (“In the name of god).
2007, by the artist at Ceramic Studio, Office for the Arts, Harvard University; 2008, sold by the artist to the MFA.
Charles Amos Cummings Fund