The Hermitage News

Readings in Memory of Vladimir Grigoryevich Lukonin

Published on 25 of January 2019

On 23 and 24 January 2019, the State Hermitage held the latest Readings dedicated to the memory of Vladimir Grigoryevich Lukonin (1932–1984), an outstanding Russian specialist on the culture and art of ancient and mediaeval Iran and head of the Hermitage’s Department of the East for more than a quarter of a century.