Past exhibitions

On view is: The Mughal Emperor Jahangir (r. 1605–27) with his wife on an imperial carpet with a lattice and flower pattern, probably from Kashmir, India or Lahore, present-day Pakistan, early 17th century, opaque watercolour and gold on paper.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Ingrid Geske

Pergamonmuseum
Pictures of Comfort and Design: Carpets in Indian Miniature Painting

20.10.2017 to 26.01.2018

On view is: Wolfgang Fritz Volbach as curator of the Frühchristlich-Byzantinische Sammlung zu Berlin, 1927/1933, reverse and front of the photo
© Universität Bonn, Evangelisch-Theologisches Seminar, Estate of Wolfgang Fritz Volbach, file 1 / Photographer: unknown

Bode-Museum
Scholarship and Turbulence
Wolfgang Fritz Volbach, a scholar between the two World Wars

13.10.2017 to 28.01.2018

On view is: Apulisch-rotfiguriger Volutenkrater (Detail), 375–350 v. Chr.
© The J. Paul Getty Museum, Foto: Tahnee Cracchiola

Altes Museum
Dangerous Perfection – Ancient Funerary Vases from Apulia

17.06.2016 to 21.01.2018