|Persian Calligraphy Modern, Kolah Studio|
|Shepherds in a Landscape, Safavid era, c. 1675.|
Landscapes are rare in Iranian art and the human figure
even more so.
|Something old, something new, something borrowed, out of the blue.|
|In a culture adverse to several content areas, abstract or non-representational decorative elements make for a natural fit.|
|Iranian advertising art--an attempt to avoid boredom.|