Photographer's Note

coffee-house painting (1)
As an original school seeking to preserve the identity of the valuable standards and fundaments of Iranian artistry , " coffee- house " painting came into being , thanks to the judiciouse efforts, of anonymous, unpretentious popular artists , during the early 20th century , when Iranian painting , with all its mature.
Proficient past , was undergoing an inevitable decline due to the situation prevailing in Iranian art and culture.
On the one hand , following the return of a host of Iranian artists from European countries and their ensuing dissemination of Western painting manners which contrasted with the rules and principles of Iranian painting , the very roots of the country 's traditional art were threatened of collapse, and on the other , notwithstanding the persistent fidelity of traditionalist Iranian painters to preservation of the standards of traditional Iranian art , and in reason of their overall unwillingness or lack of interest to assume a new outlook upon Iranian art , a general trend of stagnation in the sterile repetition of time-honoured masterpieces was insidiously gaining ground .


h_sedghi, axiotea, asanak, stranger oznaczył to zdjęcie jeko użyteczne

Photo Information
  • Copyright: fereshteh jafari (fereshteh) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 32 W: 0 N: 29] (363)
  • Genre: Ludzie
  • Medium: Kolorowe
  • Date Taken: 2006-04-12
  • Categories: Sztuka
  • Naświetlenie: f/3.5, 1/60 sekund
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  • Wersja zdjęcia: Oryginalna wersja, Workshop
  • Date Submitted: 2006-04-12 9:53
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Points: 8
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