The Historic Masterpieces

Baku 2019

Client: Heydar Aliyev Center

Exhibition at the Heydar Aliyev Centre. Artefacts from the Azerbaijani and Oriental collection of the Georgian National Museum. Most of the artefacts from the Gajar period are the world-famous canvases, miniatures, ceramic and metal works, textiles and carpets from the reign of Fatali-Shah. Fatali-Shah was aware of the powerful impact of the visual arts and often used architecture, figurative and decorative art to express his power and achievements. The exhibits on display include a portrait of the ruler.