In the name of… VI, Letting the idols of the infidels turn to dust
- Egg tempera and gold leaf on gesso, basswood
- 30 x 30 cm
In March 2001 the Taliban destroyed the tallest Buddha statues in the world within four days. They were carved in the 6th century and were works of a unique Buddhist art that was practiced in this region from the 3rd to the 10th century.