Tawfiq Daʿadli, Esoteric Images. Decoding the Late Herat School of Painting, Jerusalem Studies in Religion and Culture 25, Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2019, 177 pp., index, 40 figures. ISBN 978-90-04-3988-9 (hardback).
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