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The Blue Haa: A Romance of Courage and Chivalry by Antar ibn Shaddād | Artwork Print

"The Blue Haa: A Romance of Courage and Chivalry by Antar ibn Shaddād"

This artwork features the famous love story of Antar ibn Shaddād and Ablah, as told through the poetic musings of the great Arab warrior-poet.

The original artwork, created by artist Ali Omar Ermes in 1979, is currently in the possession of a Middle Eastern Royal Family.

This fine artwork print, produced using the silkscreen printing method, captures the essence of Antar's journey and his famous line, "I am the son of the brave and the descendant of the noble."

This limited edition print, signed and numbered by the artist in pencil, is part of a run of 250 and measures 112cm x 90cm. The print was produced in 2005, allowing fans of Arabic literature and art to bring a piece of this timeless love story into their own home.

Antar ibn Shaddād was a pre-Islamic Arab poet and warrior who lived in the 6th century. He is known for his poetry, which celebrated his bravery and martial prowess, as well as his love for his wife, Abla. Some famous lines from his poetry include:

"I am the son of Shaddad, the lion of the battlefield"
"I am the hero of the tribe, the one who strikes fear into the hearts of my enemies"
"I am the conqueror of lands, the vanquisher of foes"
"I am the defender of my people, the protector of the weak"
"I am the lover of Abla, the one whose passion knows no bounds"

Antar's poetry has had a lasting impact on Arabic literature and has been widely admired and studied by scholars and readers around the world.

* Frame not included.

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