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Muqarnas: An Annual on the Visual Culture of the Islamic World: Volume XIV

By: Gulru Necipoglu (ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012669

ISBN: 90-04-10872-6

Condition: Brand New


Table of Contents Stephen Vernoit, 'The Rise of Islamic Archaeology' Doris Behrens-Abouseif, 'The Lion-Gazelle Mosaic at Khirbat al-Mafjar' Francisco Prado-Vilar, 'Circular Visions of Fertility and Punishment: Caliphal Ivory Caskets from al-Andalus' Avinoam Shalem, 'Jewels and Journeys: The Case of the Medieval Gemstone Called al-Yatima' F.B. Flood, 'Umayyad Survivals and Mamluk Revivals: Qalawunid Architecture and the Great Mosque of Damascus' Aysil Tükel Yavuz, The C... View more info

Wonder of the Age: Master Painters of India 1100-1900

By: Guy Britschgi

Price: $52.25

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036888

ISBN: 818999560X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 224 alongwith 155 colour illustrations and 10 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. View more info

Krsna Pratibha: Studies in Indology (Prof. K.C. Panigrahi Commemoration Volume), 2 Vols.

By: H.C. Das, S. Tripathy, and B.K. Rath (eds)

Price: $89.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1994

Seller ID: 032841

ISBN: 81-85067-87-2

Condition: New


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Ariana Antiqua: A Descriptive Account of the Antiquities and Coins of Afghanistan with a Memoir on the Buildings called Topes

By: H.H. Wilson

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 032700

ISBN: 81-215-0811-8

Condition: New


Printed Pages 468 with 1 map and 35 line drawings. View more info

The Dapuri Drawings: Alexander Gibson and the Bombay Botanic Gardens

By: H.J. Noltie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018235

ISBN: 81-88204-09-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 240 with numerous colour illustrations. Slightly bumped dust jacket. View more info

Asiatic Mythology

By: Hackin, Huart & Others

Price: $48.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034536

ISBN: 8120609204

Condition: New


Printed pages: 460 alongwith 15 plates and 354 other illustrations. View more info

Silk & Stone: The Art of Asia

By: Hali Publications Limited

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hali Publications Limited: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017828

ISBN: 1-898113-20-3

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 228 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

First Under Heaven: The Art of Asia

By: Hali Publications Limited

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hali Publications Limited: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018220

ISBN: 1-898113-35-1

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 224 with numerous colour illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust-jacket. View more info

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The Vakatakas: An Essay in Hindu Iconology

By: Hans Bakker

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Groningen, The Netherlands, Egbert Forsten: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023273

ISBN: 9069801000

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 211 with coloured frontispiece 67 b/w plates, 1 folding illustration and 4 maps. View more info

The Vakataka Heritage: Indian Culture at the Crossroads

By: Hans T. Bakker (ed.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Groningen, The Netherlands, Egbert Forsten: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023477

ISBN: 90-6980-148-5

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 204. View more info

Jainism: Art, Architecture, Literature and Philosophy

By: Haripriya Rangarajan, G. Kamalakar, and A.K.V.S. Reddy

Price: $64.95

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032224

ISBN: 81-85616-77-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 396 with 58 b/w photos. View more info

Senaka

By: Harsha Bhatkal

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Popular Prakashan in Association with Vijitha Yapa Publications, Colombo, Sri Lanka: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020903

ISBN: 8179912523

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 188 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Parvati: Goddess of Love

By: Harsha Dehejia

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023443

ISBN: 81-85822-59-X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 120 with numerous colour plates. View more info

Celebrating Krishna: Sacred Words and Sensuous Images

By: Harsha V. Dehejia

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018667

ISBN: 81-88204-38-2

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 191 with numerous colour illustrations. Packed in a box. View more info

A Festival of Krishna: Featuring Under the Kadamba Tree. Paintings of a Divine Love and Ateliers of Love: A Film on DVD. A Journey of Poets, Painters and Patrons

By: Harsha V. Dehejia

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022738

ISBN: 8174365125

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 416 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Akriti to Sanskriti: The Journey of Indian Forms

By: Harsha V. Dehejia

Price: $61.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032707

ISBN: 8189738534

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 248 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

A Celebration of Love- The Romantic Heroine in the Indian Arts

By: Harsha V. Dehejia (ed.)

Price: $37.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021797

ISBN: 81-7436-302-5

Condition: New


A Celebration of Love celebrates the romantic heroine in the Indian arts. It is a visually rich journey which takes us to opulent havelis and bucolic groves, temples and courtyards, where we meet kings and nobility and also artists and artisans, as we hear whispers of gopis and the footfalls of Krishna. We encounter the nayika in miniature paintings and temple sculptures, pothis and calendars, dance and music but above all hear resonances of her heart throbbing longingly... View more info

Krishna's Forgotten Poets

By: Harsha V. Dehejia and Ramanand Sharma, in Association with Vijay Sharma

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031062

ISBN: 817436742X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 368 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Kanha Priya: Romantic Moments in Poetry and Painting

By: Harsha V. Dehejia and Vijay Sharma

Price: $34.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031812

ISBN: 8173053537

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 40 with colour illustrations throughout. View more info

Pahari Paintings of an Ancient Romance: The Love Story of Usha-Aniruddha

By: Harsha V. Dehejia and Vijay Sharma

Price: $79.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036331

ISBN: 8124605610

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 168 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

The Advaita of Art

By: Harsha V. Dehejia; Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $12.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: 030225

ISBN: 8120813871

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 214. View more info

Ganga and Yamuna: River Goddesses and Their Symbolism in Indian Temples

By: Heinrich Von Stietencron; Translated from the German By Mitch Cohen

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Permanent Black: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033891

ISBN: 81-7824-285-0

Condition: New


There are many books on the Ganga and Yamuna rivers, pictorial and celebratory. The present one is of a different kind. Professor von Stietencron investigates the temple sculptures of Ganga and Yamuna in order to unveil a whole cosmos of Hindu ritual and conceptual tradition. He shows how an entire worldview informs the planning and sculptural embellishment of such a temple—conceived of as the body of the deity enshrined in it. Consequently this book is a historical s... View more info

Treasures from the Rietberg Museum

By: Helmut Brinker and Eberhard Fischer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, The Asia Society: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017775

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 176 with numerous b/w illustrations. Chipped and scratched covers. Slight yellowing of pages. A shop-soiled book. Never read. View more info

India: Decoration. Interiors. Design

By: Henry Wilson

Price: $62.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Watson-Guptill Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018111

ISBN: 0-8230-2513-6

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160 with numerous illustrations in full color. Price clipped. View more info

A Concise History of Modern Sculpture

By: Herbert Read

Price: $3.95

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018493

ISBN: 0-500-20014-9

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 310 with 339 plates, 49 in colour. Rubbed cover. View more info

The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Art and Artists

By: Herbert Read (Consulting Editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005720

ISBN: 0-500-23402-7

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 352 with 376 illustrations. View more info

Textiles: The Soul of India

By: Hiroko Iwatate

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Jyuryudo Art-Publishing Co., Ltd.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023548

ISBN: 4763007270

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 207 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Ganesa Images from India and Indonesia

By: I. Wayan Redig

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1996

Seller ID: 032802

ISBN: 81-85067-96-1

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 203 with 40 plates and 249 figures View more info

Narasimhapriya: Essays on Indian Archaeology, Epigraphy, Numismatics, Art, Architecture, Iconography and Cultural History

By: I.K. Sarma, D.V. Devaraj, and R. Gopal (eds)

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 2000

Seller ID: 032866

ISBN: 81-7574-055-8

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 526. View more info

Celestial Gallery

By: Ian A. Baker; Foreword By Deepak Chopra; Afterword By Robert A.F. Thurman

Price: $89.99

Publisher: New York, USA, Callaway: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027993

ISBN: 0-935112-59-6

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 64 with 31 colour plates. View more info

Oriental Carpet Identifier

By: Ian Bennett

Price: $26.32

Publisher: London, UK, Arlington Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018031

ISBN: 1-871378-15-X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 110 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Forces of Nature

By: Ian Westwell

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Surrey, UK, TAJ Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030230

ISBN: 1844061078

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 156 with 245 colour illustrations. View more info

Modernism and the Art of Muslim South Asia

By: Iftikhar Dadi

Price: $22.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Edition: First Indian Edition

Seller ID: 037550

ISBN: 8121512409

Condition: New


The pioneering work traces the emergence of the modern and contemporary art of Muslim South Asia in relation to transnational modernism and in light of the region's intellectual, cultural, and political developments. Art historian Iftikhar Dadi here illuminates the art and writings of major artists ranging from the late colonial period to the era of independence and beyond, revealing the complex richness of aesthetic developments in twentieth-century Muslim South Asia. D... View more info

Arts and Crafts of India

By: Ilay Cooper and John Gillow

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015261

ISBN: 0-500-27863-6

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160 with 198 illustrations, 134 in colour. View more info

Faces of Indian Art through the Lens of Nemai Ghosh

By: Ina Puri (ed.)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Art Alive Gallery: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018849

ISBN: 8190184458

Condition: Brand New


Printed Pages: 387 with numerous colour photographs. View more info

Rooted Landscapes: The Art of Rini Dhumal

By: Ina Puri (ed.)

Price: $61.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036558

ISBN: 8189995456

Condition: New


Rini Dhumal has experimented with every conceivable medium ranging from print-making, graphics and ceramics, with fantastic results, and created a cultural vocabulary uniquely her own. Her sketchbooks, with jottings of her initial responses before they take shape as paintings or other artworks, reveal the coming together of her hand and spirit. Drawing upon a storehouse of historical details, the splendours of her childhood, and anecdotal references from various travel... View more info

India Chic: Hotels. Palaces. Havelis. Spas

By: Inderjit Badhwar and Susan Leong

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Guildford, UK, Bolding Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018130

ISBN: 981-4155-57-8

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 240 with numerous colour photographs. View more info

The Kingdom of Mewar: Great Struggles and Glory of the World's Oldest Ruling Dynasty

By: Irmgard Meininger; Foreword By Gayatri Devi

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027491

ISBN: 81-246-0144-5

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 220 with over 240 colour photographs. View more info

Anjolie Ela Menon: Through the Patina

By: Isana Murti

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vadehra Art Gallery: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033935

ISBN: 9789380001173

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 387 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Tibet in 1938-39: Photographs from the Ernst Schafer Expedition to Tibet

By: Isrun Engelhardt (ed.)

Price: $130.61

Publisher: Chicago, USA, Serindia Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021239

ISBN: 1-932476-30-X

Condition: New


Laying dormant in the German Federal Archives in Koblenz are photographs from one of the most controversial expedition in recent history: the Ernst Schäfer expedition to Tibet in 1938-1939. Ernst Schäfer (1910-1992), a zoologist who had earlier participated as a young student in the Brooke Dolan expedition to Eastern Tibet in 1930-1932 and led the one in 1934-1936, started his first own expedition with young German scientists to Tibet in 1938. This volume presents a s... View more info

Brasilia - Chandigarh: Living with Modernity

By: Iwan Baan

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Baden, Switzerland, Lars Müller Publishers: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036471

ISBN: 3037782285

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 229 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

The Mughals: Life, Art and Culture: Mughal Manuscripts and Paintings in the British Library

By: J. P. Losty & Malini Roy with John Falcorner, Ursula Sims-Williams and Muhammad Isa Walley

Price: $24.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books/Lustre Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037986

ISBN: 8174369724

Condition: New


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Early Chalukyan Temples: Art, Architecture & Iconography (with special Reference to Aihole)

By: J. Soundararajan

Price: $48.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027964

ISBN: 8188934607

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 127 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

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Gupta Sculpture: Indian Sculpture of the fourth to the sixth centuries AD

By: J.C. Harle

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1996

Edition: First Indian Edition

Seller ID: 016474

ISBN: 81-215-0641-7

Condition: New


This is the first comprehensive survey of the sculpture of the Gupta period in India (4th, 5th and 6th centuries). The Gupta age is the classical period of Indian civilization, still regarded as a golden age, when many of the elements of Indian civilization which have endured to this day assumed their present form. More than 140 examples of Gupta sculpture, in both stone and terracotta, are illustrated. These include well-known masterpieces like the Sarnath Buddhas as we... View more info

Islamic Art and Archaeology: A Register of Works Published in the Year 1954

By: J.D. Pearson and D.S. Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, W. Heffer & Sons Limited: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019800

Condition: Good


Printed Pages: 41. Rubbed cover. View more info

The ABC of Indian Art

By: J.F.Blacker

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034660

ISBN: 8120619978

Condition: New


Printed pages: 304 alongwith numerous illustrations. View more info

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The Art of Rome C. 753 B.C. - -A.D. 337: Sources and Documents

By: J.J. Pollitt

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 1983

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 003458

ISBN: 0-521-25367-5

Condition: Very Good


This book consists of a comprehensive collection of ancient literary evidence on Roman art and artists, assembled together in translation and provided with linking passages to set the historical context. Its purpose is to make this evidence accessible to students who are not specialists in the classical languages or classical archaeology. The surviving evidence is limited in extent but extremely precious in quality. This volume makes virtually all of it available between... View more info

Kashmir Sculptures: An Iconographical Study of Brahmanical Sculptures, 2 Vols.

By: J.L. Bhan

Price: $230.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Readworthy Publications Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032334

ISBN: 9789380009747

Condition: New


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The Topkapi Saray Museum: Carpets

By: J.M. Rogers (translated, Expanded and edited) from the Original Turkish By Hülye Tezcan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030558

ISBN: 0-500-01428-0

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 248 with 98 illustrations in colour. View more info