24. May 2013

Of Lions and Men: Pakistani Elections and Feline Symbolism

Elections, InFocus, Pakistan, political parties, Symbolism

This spring six museums in Copenhagen exhibit collections of art and handicraft depicting flowers. As a visitor to the museum called Davids Samling – which houses the most exquisite collection of Islamic art in Denmark – one learns that in the Indian subcontinent prior to 1707 flowers were often depicted naturalistically. However, when in that […]

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