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Tamara Talbot Rice
ANCIENT ARTS OF
CENTRAL ASIA

Wall-painting of a hunt from Dura Europos

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Illustration 74, pp88-89 in Tamara Talbot Rice, Ancient Arts of Central Asia, 1965
74 Wall-painting of a hunt from Dura Europos shows the same delight in movement as Ill. 73. However, the animals show no trace of Central Asian influence. Second century
74 Wall-painting (detail): horsemen hunting onagers. Parthian, second century. Dura Europos. Musée du Louvre, Paris. Photo: Thames and Hudson Archives



Parthia, an extract from ANCIENT ARTS OF CENTRAL ASIA by Tamara Talbot Rice



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