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The Soul of Herat’s Citadel Comes Home: Reflections on an exhibition of miniatures

Posters announcing the miniatures exhibition on the Citadel in Herat (Photo: Michael Barry 2017)

A historic exhibition of reproductions of miniatures has opened in the Citadel in Herat where many of the pictures were painted in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. At that time, Herat was a centre of Islamic art and culture. In the decades that followed…

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