Harpist, Piandjikent


A larger image of a Harpist, Piandjikent.


Illustration 92, p109 in Tamara Talbot Rice, Ancient Arts of Central Asia, 1965
92 Wall-painting of a harpist, in its elegance resembling the wooden statuette (Ill. 85), whilst its poetic quality is as marked as in the painting of the two riders opposite. Pandjikent, seventh century
92 Wall-painting (reconstruction): harpist with a halo. Piandjikent, seventh century. Photo: State Hermitage Museum, Leningrad
Soghdian Murals at Piandjikent, an extract from ANCIENT ARTS OF CENTRAL ASIA by Tamara Talbot Rice


More coloured photos of Sogdian murals from Panjakent (Panjīkant), 6th-8th Centuries



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