This book is a worthy addition to Phaidon’s excellent Art and Ideas series, which provides overviews of the major art traditions of the world. India is vast (the size. This introductory survey traces Indian art from the great Indus Valley civilization to the modern period. Examples in many media — stone. Indian Art has ratings and 10 reviews. Chantal said: Not only is the cover illustration great but the book is too. Excellent history of Indian art an.

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Art Gallery of New South Wales. Abby rated it it was amazing Jul 29, Rashi rated it it was amazing Aug 16, Not open to the public Held. Using a contextual approach, the book considers the meaning of the word ‘art’ in the Indian cultural milieu, the relationship between art and the subcontinent’s religious traditions, the status of artists and the impact of trade and travel on artistic development.


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Book ratings by Goodreads. Canberra Institute of Technology. Piero della Francesca Marilyn Aronberg Lavin. Phaidon PressDec 17, – Art – pages. Open Preview See a Problem? Apr 30, Ami added it Shelves: The University of Sydney. Dehejia, curator of the Smithsonian’s Indian and Southeast Asian collection, surveys the full breadth of artistic traditions from ancient times to the present.

The book proceeds in a grand sweep, from the ancient cities of the Indus valley, the development of Buddhist art which by the 12th century had faded away in the land of its birththe glorious paintings of Ajanta, the luxury of Mughal art and architecture, art of the British Raj, to today’s artistic ferment.

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Indian Art Vidya Dehejia. These 5 locations in Australian Capital Territory: Wiljago Cook rated it really liked it Jul 28, Indo-Greek Art and the Buddha Image 5.

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In order to set up a list of libraries arr you have access to, you must first login or sign dejejia. India is vast the size of Europe ; the birthplace of great religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism; and the home of sophisticated civilizations Nov 07, Bill rated it it was amazing Shelves: I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

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Stephanie J Shulstad rated it liked it Jan 26, Excellent history of Indian art and development of religions.