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Medieval Indian sculpture in the British Museum

Chanda, Ramaprasad.

Medieval Indian sculpture in the British Museum

by Chanda, Ramaprasad.

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & co., ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Museum.,
  • Sculpture -- India.,
  • Sculpture, Medieval.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ramaprasad Chanda, with an introduction by R. L. Hobson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB1002 .C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 77 p. 1 l. xxiv pl.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18503071M
    LC Control Number36015916

      The British Museum works very closely with UK law enforcement agencies and countries worldwide to help fight the illicit export and sale of antiquities on the black market. Since the Museum has helped return 2, objects to Afghanistan, Iraq and Uzbekistan – . The sophisticated visual culture encompassed numerous media—architecture, sculpture, painting, textiles, shrines and ivories. The works of the medieval period remain a rich area of study for scholars interested in diverse interdisciplinary topics such as economic history, political and religious studies and the status of women in medieval.

    Indian art and architecture, works of art and architecture produced on the Indian subcontinent, which is now divided among India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. In the Western world, notable collections of Indian art can be seen in the British Museum, in the Victoria and Albert Museum, and in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Introduction Although a great deal of Indian secular art was produced, it. The Age of Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent, with more than judiciously chosen works of art, includes manuscripts (with examples of Süleyman’s own poetry) as well as jeweled vessels, silks, painted ceramics, and other sumptuous objects created in the imperial studios under the guidelines.

    Print: For a general outline of the works of the major sculptors and themes within sculpture from the period herein discussed, see George Duby and Jean-Luc Daval, eds., Sculpture: From the Renaissance to the Present Day (Hong Kong: Taschen, ). For Victorian-era sculpture and excellent entries on Powers and Hosmer, see Martina Droth, Jason Edwards, and Michael Hatt, eds., Sculpture. Since Ancient Sculpture Gallery has created and delivered museum replicas of unsurpassed quality and lasting beauty to thousands of customers on all continents. With a proven record and extensive experience, our museum replicas have already become centerpiece of .


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