SYNAESTHESIA: MUSIC INTO PAINTING
OF THE EARLY SAFAVID PERIOD
This thesis (also available online) was submitted as part of the MA History of Art I pursued at the Courtauld Institute of Art. It explores how inserting aural components into sheet painting contested, negotiated and navigated religious mandates, courtly practices and bodily experiences.
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PERSIAN ALPHABET SHEET
Whilst trying to pick up the Persian language, I had difficulty finding an alphabet sheet online that was freely available for download. I needed a sheet which summarised the Persian alphabet, next to its phonetical sound and examples of how to write the script.
In response, I created this sheet with all 32 consonants and vowels in the Persian alphabet, and to explain how the alphabet is pronounced phonetically.