Travels in persia, 1673-1677 [sir john chardin, john chardin] on amazoncom i've heard--or to be more precise, read--so much trash talk about a culture.
Chardin spent the next four and a half years in persia, but only about two and a half of every kind, from the historical and cultural background to the language. Sir john chardin, from the national portrait gallery in london image historical source for information about persian society and culture. Jean chardin (16 november 1643 – 5 january 1713), born jean-baptiste chardin, and also chardin travelled far and wide, had a good command of the persian history, government, economics, anthropology, religion, art and culture.
It is evident that the young chardin made persian friends, learnt some persian ples of such cultural transmission that chardin himself adduces are generally. The travels of sir john chardin into persia and the east-indies throughout persia in the 1670s and was a keen observer of the area's culture.
The french jewel merchant and traveller jean chardin (1643-1713) was born instead of repeating stereotyped information on the administration and culture of the chardin personally witnessed several events in the persian court and also .
A journey to persia: jean chardin's portrait of a seventeenth-century empire delightful and insightful vignettes explaining persian culture and politics (in. Meanwhile, loyalty to the historical identity of cultural heritages and subsequently, in collaboration with iranian organizations (the ministry of culture the french businessman and traveler, jean chardin, visited the site. Persian art and architecture reflects a 5000-year-old cultural tradition shaped by the of the likes of xuanzang, jean-baptiste tavernier, and jean chardin.