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Mir Emad Hassani
میرعماد حسنی قزوینی
Bust of Mir Emad Hassani
Bust of Mir Emad Hassani
Born 1554 CE
Qazvin, Iran
Died 1615 (aged 60–61)
Isfahan, Iran
Occupation Calligraphy
Period Safavids
Genre Persian Calligraphy
Album leaf (muraqqa') of nasta'liq, signed Imad al-Hassani (Mir Imad al-Mulk Qazvini Hassani), Iran, Qazvin, c. 1600 AD, ink, watercolour, and gold on paper - Aga Khan Museum - Toronto, Canada - DSC06877
Album leaf signed by Imad al-Hassani, c. 1600 CE
Chalipa panel of Mir Emad
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Mir Emad (born Emad al-Molk Qazvini Hasani (Persian: میرعماد حسنی قزوینی),‎ 1554 – August 15, 1615) is perhaps the most celebrated Persian calligrapher. He was born in Qazvin, Iran. It is believed that the Nastaʿlīq style reached its highest elegance in Mir Emad's works. These are amongst the finest specimens of Nastaʿlīq calligraphy and are kept in several museums in the world.

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