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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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Indian Art (Phaidon Art and Ideas)

It boasts expert but undogmatic texts and a wealth of illustrations. Comments and reviews What are comments? Dehejia, curator of the Smithsonian’s Indian and Southeast Asian collection, surveys the full breadth of artistic traditions from ancient times to the present.

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It’s art was influenced by all these at different times Vidya tells us right away that the theory of art rest with the viewer! Image and Temple 7. India is vast the size of Europe ; the birthplace of great religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism; and the home of sophisticated civilizations Open to the public BFL Olivia Marion rated it really liked it Jun 24, It’s art was influenced by all these at different times.

Indian Art

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We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Introduction Mountains Rivers People. Lovely photos and beautifully designed book – too bad Dehejia has decided to stick to the outdated and misproven theory of aniconism in Indian artwork. Also, karmic tradition inspired Royalty and Aristocrats to sponsor ambitious projects, but also an early “crowd sourcing” especially promoted by Buddhist monks indkan asked local people or villages dehenia provide funds!

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Dehejia not only presents an exhaustive description, she offers interpretation and critical analysis valuable to the first approacher of indian art and to the scholar but she also writes in a very pleasant way. Art et religion — Inde.


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