Shahab Mousavizadeh
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Lost Pearl

20130514195452-5e0279e1.jpg Dying Shirin Thumbnails Leyli in love

Shirin is a mythical fairytale character. Through the
power of her love for the king Kasra, Shirin tries to
fight his immorality. Nizami Ganjavi in 'Khosro and Shirin' depicted this woman
as a key figure in the emancipation of women.
The powerful love of Shirin should continue to be regarded as a rare pearl.

1984, Cologne
Oil on canvas
50 cm x 40 cm