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|Course:||Ancient Persian Art & Architecture|
|Start Date:||16th July 2018|
|Fee:||£54.00 What's included?|
The city of Persepolis and the petroglyphs at Naqsh-e-Rostam are just two of the sites that we will be examining during this study day surveying the art and architecture of ancient Persia. We will be looking at a variety of art forms produced in ancient Persia under the Achaemenids, the Parthians and the Sassanians. These will include items made of gold and silver, figurative sculpture and fragments of textile that have survived.
Angie Smith has a first class degree in Art History and a PhD in Combined Historical Studies. She has more than a decade’s experience teaching undergraduates and taking adult education classes for Leicester University. She is an accredited NADFAS lecturer, has contributed articles to many scholarly journals and has published several books including A Timeline of Art History.Back to List
Dillington House is one of England's special places. A truly lovely rural surrounding in which to learn and study, to walk and think, to eat well and make new friends. Whether your interest is history, photography or visiting gardens, you'll find what you need at Dillington House. Prepare to be stimulated, intrigued and uplifted.