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Pahlavan / Miniature series

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Pahlavan

    Title (series)

    • Miniature series
  • Description

    Photograph of wrestlers (pahlavan) with grafitti background.

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 2003
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Curator's comments

    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.’

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2016-17 26 Nov – 2 Apr, London, BM, G34, Iranian Voices

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number


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