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Muhammad Sadiq

 (18/19th century)
Muhammad Sadiq was active/lived in Iran, Islamic Republic of.  Muhammad Sadiq is known for painting.

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Muhammad Sadiq


Muhammad Sadiq was the leading painter of his generation. A pupil of Muhammad 'Ali Ashraf, Sadiq worked on the St Petersburg Muraqqa in Isfahan. After its completion, he was appointed to create two large scale paintings for the pavilion in Shiraz, a building which today serves as the Pars museum. A skilled fresco painter, his involvement in the interior decoration of the Shiraz pavilion led to a distinctive development in his compositions, whereby he started to create works which were inserted into architectural niches in buildings, such as the present work. The generation of court artists prior to him such as Muhammad Zaman and 'Ali Quli Jubbadar had been hugely influenced by European art, frequently copying European subjects directly. Sad  ...  Displaying 750 of 1717 characters.



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