Pahlavan / Persian miniatures 1
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Photograph of wrestlers (pahlavan) with grafitti background.
Of this work, the artist has said ‘it was an attempt to take an established form (the miniature) and reinterpret it for today. For me the miniature is in fact an illustration that accompanies text.’
On display: G34/dc39
2016-17 26 Nov – 2 Apr, London, BM, G34, Iranian Voices
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Object reference number: RFM53380
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