Magnificent Persian Lyrical Painting by Ali Bozorgmehr (Quran Verse) frame: 27.5 x 37.5 / paint: 29.5" x 24" ==== About Artist: Ali Bozorgmehr was born in Neishabour Persia modern day Iran. Neishabour is the birthplace of countless legendary artists including Omar Khayyam. As a young child Bozorgmehr mastered the art of Persian calligraphy. His mastery of this technique, lead him to develop his distinctive style that he calls Zibanegar "Lyrical Painting". Bozorgmehr's signature in most of his paintings is of one or more deer. These graceful animals are reminders of his childhood in Neishabour. The deer and gazelle have become romantic symbols in his painting. Bozorgmehr's artwork is an amalgamation of calligraphy and painting. He incorporates epic poetry of Rumi, Hafez, Omar Khayyam and many other poets into his work. His work is organic, extremely expressive and completely transforms the viewer.