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An elderly woman screams her devotion to Khomeini and the Islamic Revolution at a demonstration in central Tehran. Iran’s mullah’s, Shiite Muslim clerics, encouraged such demonstrations to keep up the fervour of the Revolution
(1980s)

Medium
cibachrome photograph
Measurements
49.6 × 33.1 cm (image and sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Tehran, Iran
Inscription
typed on accompanying paper label: MICHAEL COYNE / An elderly woman screams her devotion to Khomeini and the Islamic Revolution / at a demonstration in central Tehran. Iran’s mullah’s, Shiite Muslim clerics, / encouraged such demonstrations to keep up the fervour of the Revolution.
Accession Number
1996.517
Department
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Coles Myer Ltd, Governor, 1996
© Michael Coyne
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Daryl and Anne Whinney
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Series of photographs produced in Iran during the 1980s following the fall of the Shah.