Art in the Afghan National Museum, Kabul
RMC3M5P0Art in the Afghan National Museum, Kabul
Kabul, Afghanistan. 22nd May, 2018. Afghan men visit the Islamic Art Exhibition at Afghan National Museum in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on May 22, 2018. Around 300 people including a few of foreigners visit the National Museum daily due to the security concerns. Credit: Rahmat Alizadah/Xinhua/Alamy Live News
RMMPG6KAKabul, Afghanistan. 22nd May, 2018. Afghan men visit the Islamic Art Exhibition at Afghan National Museum in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on May 22, 2018. Around 300 people including a few of foreigners visit the National Museum daily due to the security concerns. Credit: Rahmat Alizadah/Xinhua/Alamy Live News
A visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8
RMWA9TGDA visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8
A visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8 July 2019. An exhibition displayed a total of 231 pieces of the national treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures. China is holding a rich variety of exhibitions and activities on the culture of Asian countries and regions as well as exchanges among them. (Photo by Su yang - Imaginechina/Sipa USA)
RM2EN9DFGA visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8 July 2019. An exhibition displayed a total of 231 pieces of the national treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures. China is holding a rich variety of exhibitions and activities on the culture of Asian countries and regions as well as exchanges among them. (Photo by Su yang - Imaginechina/Sipa USA)
Director of the National Museum in Kabul, Dr Omara Khan Masoudi speaking at the media preview of the ‘Afghanistan: hidden treasures from the National
RM2C4WW7MDirector of the National Museum in Kabul, Dr Omara Khan Masoudi speaking at the media preview of the ‘Afghanistan: hidden treasures from the National
An official at the National Museum in the Afghan capital Kabul holds a lantern to allow journalists to see what is left at the museum March 22, 2001. Afghanistan's Taliban authorities threw open the doors to the museum on Thursday to show they had destroyed all the statues that once formed the heart of the collection.
RM2D3THYXAn official at the National Museum in the Afghan capital Kabul holds a lantern to allow journalists to see what is left at the museum March 22, 2001. Afghanistan's Taliban authorities threw open the doors to the museum on Thursday to show they had destroyed all the statues that once formed the heart of the collection.
Afghan (detail). Dated: c. 1937. Dimensions: overall: 28 x 35.5 cm (11 x 14 in.)  Original IAD Object: 72' high; 72' wide. Medium: watercolor, graphite, and gouache on paper. Museum: National Gallery of Art, Washington DC. Author: Ethel Dougan.
RMR33JHHAfghan (detail). Dated: c. 1937. Dimensions: overall: 28 x 35.5 cm (11 x 14 in.) Original IAD Object: 72' high; 72' wide. Medium: watercolor, graphite, and gouache on paper. Museum: National Gallery of Art, Washington DC. Author: Ethel Dougan.
An Afghan soldier sits with his rifle guarding the entrance to Afghanistan's national museum in Kabul December 1, 2001. A pile of masonry in a dusty storeroom of Afghanistan's national museum is all that is left of several ancient statues. Two millennia old, they were hacked to pieces by the Taliban's religious police in just two days.
RM2D3GK8TAn Afghan soldier sits with his rifle guarding the entrance to Afghanistan's national museum in Kabul December 1, 2001. A pile of masonry in a dusty storeroom of Afghanistan's national museum is all that is left of several ancient statues. Two millennia old, they were hacked to pieces by the Taliban's religious police in just two days.
Maj Christopher Cordova, stands in front of the mural that includes his portrait, Aug. 7, 2018, while he describes how he was selected for President George W. Bush’s “Portraits of Courage” traveling art exhibit. The exhibit is currently on display at the Witte Museum in San Antonio, Texas, through Sept. 30.
RMPKFC9BMaj Christopher Cordova, stands in front of the mural that includes his portrait, Aug. 7, 2018, while he describes how he was selected for President George W. Bush’s “Portraits of Courage” traveling art exhibit. The exhibit is currently on display at the Witte Museum in San Antonio, Texas, through Sept. 30.
Kabul, Afghanistan. 22nd May, 2018. An Afghan man looks at the displayed items during the Islamic Art Exhibition at Afghan National Museum in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on May 22, 2018. Around 300 people including a few of foreigners visit the National Museum daily due to the security concerns. Credit: Rahmat Alizadah/Xinhua/Alamy Live News
RMMPG6JWKabul, Afghanistan. 22nd May, 2018. An Afghan man looks at the displayed items during the Islamic Art Exhibition at Afghan National Museum in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on May 22, 2018. Around 300 people including a few of foreigners visit the National Museum daily due to the security concerns. Credit: Rahmat Alizadah/Xinhua/Alamy Live News
A visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8
RMWA9TGXA visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8
A visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8 July 2019. An exhibition displayed a total of 231 pieces of the national treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures. China is holding a rich variety of exhibitions and activities on the culture of Asian countries and regions as well as exchanges among them. (Photo by Su yang - Imaginechina/Sipa USA)
RM2EN9DFKA visitor views treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures during an exhibition at a museum in Nanjing city, east China's Jiangsu province, 8 July 2019. An exhibition displayed a total of 231 pieces of the national treasures and relics from Afghan national treasures. China is holding a rich variety of exhibitions and activities on the culture of Asian countries and regions as well as exchanges among them. (Photo by Su yang - Imaginechina/Sipa USA)