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The Resource Indian art, Vidya Dehejia

Indian art, Vidya Dehejia

Label
Indian art
Title
Indian art
Statement of responsibility
Vidya Dehejia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using a contextual approach, this book considers the meaning of the word "art" in the Indian cultural mileau, the relationship between the subcontinent's religious traditions, the status of artists, and the impact of trade and travel on artistic development
Member of
Cataloging source
ICIU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dehejia, Vidya
Dewey number
709.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N7301
LC item number
.D336 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Art & ideas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, Indic
  • Art, Indic
  • Art and religion
  • Art and religion
Label
Indian art, Vidya Dehejia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 436-440) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Mountains, rivers, people -- Experiencing art: the viewer, the art, the artist -- Bricks, seals and stone: into written history -- Stories in stone: the popular appeal of early Buddhist art -- After Alexander: Indo-Greek art and the Buddha image -- Into the mountainside: cave monasteries and cave temples -- 'Seeing' the divine: image and temple -- Sacred and 'profane': the Nagara temple -- A riddle in stone: Pallava Mamallapuram -- Holy ground: Dravida Chola temples -- God in their midst: the temple city and festival bronzes -- Linear abstractions: art and the sultans of India -- Cosmopolitan splendour: the city of Vijayanagara -- Visions of paradise: the luxury of Mughal art -- Palaces and pavilions: Rajput Mewar -- Rome of the tropics: churches of Portuguese Goa -- Jewels in the crown: art in the British Raj -- Epilogue: Art and modernity
Control code
ocm38725841
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
447 pages
Isbn
9780714834962
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
98229701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), map
System control number
  • 923163
  • (Sirsi) o38725841
  • (OCoLC)38725841
Label
Indian art, Vidya Dehejia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 436-440) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Mountains, rivers, people -- Experiencing art: the viewer, the art, the artist -- Bricks, seals and stone: into written history -- Stories in stone: the popular appeal of early Buddhist art -- After Alexander: Indo-Greek art and the Buddha image -- Into the mountainside: cave monasteries and cave temples -- 'Seeing' the divine: image and temple -- Sacred and 'profane': the Nagara temple -- A riddle in stone: Pallava Mamallapuram -- Holy ground: Dravida Chola temples -- God in their midst: the temple city and festival bronzes -- Linear abstractions: art and the sultans of India -- Cosmopolitan splendour: the city of Vijayanagara -- Visions of paradise: the luxury of Mughal art -- Palaces and pavilions: Rajput Mewar -- Rome of the tropics: churches of Portuguese Goa -- Jewels in the crown: art in the British Raj -- Epilogue: Art and modernity
Control code
ocm38725841
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
447 pages
Isbn
9780714834962
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
98229701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), map
System control number
  • 923163
  • (Sirsi) o38725841
  • (OCoLC)38725841

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