Imperial Portraits and Costume from Ancient Assyria to Qajar Iran As Ritual Performance
Monday, December 16, 2013
The Coffee House Club
20 West 44th St
NY NY 10036
Doors open 6:00pm
Ira Spar will lecture on “Imperial Portraits and Costume from Ancient Assyria to Qajar Iran As Ritual Performance”.
Professor Spar, a longtime member of the Hajji Baba Club, teaches Ancient History at Ramapo College of New Jersey. He is the Research Assyriologist for the Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He is also a collector of late 18th and 19th century French Provence Costume.