2/5 Tarek Osman considers the writing of Gertrude Bell.
1/5 Heather Jones on the war connections and controversy around Marcel Duchamp's work Fountain
5/5 Exploring the Delhi Book, an album containing paintings of 19th-century Delhi.
4/5 William Dalrymple discusses a painting by Nainsukh celebrating a leisurely horse ride.
3/5 William Dalrymple examines a 17th-century miniature portrait of the Sultan of Bijapur.
2/5 William Dalrymple celebrates a remarkable 7th-century rock carving near the Bay of Bengal.
1/5 A mural from the Ajanta caves showing the king of Varanasi on a hunting expedition.
5/5 AL Kennedy discusses romantic love.
4/5 Writer AL Kennedy discusses family.
3/5 AL Kennedy ponders friendship, which, as an only child, she put off as long as possible.