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Art from the Sacred to the Profane: East and West (Writings of Frithjof Schuon)

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This edition of renowned philosopher Frithjof Schuon's writings on the subject of art, selected and edited by his wife Catherine Schuon, contains over 270 photographs-200 color and 70 black and white. He then deals with the spiritual significance of the artistic productions of Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Far-Eastern world, while also covering the subjects of beauty and the sense of the sacred, the crafts, poetry, music, and dance, and dress and ambience.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781933316352
Author:
Schuon, Frithjof
Publisher:
World Wisdom Books
Foreword by:
Critchlow, Keith
Foreword:
Critchlow, Keith
Editor:
Schuon, Catherine
Subject:
General
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Criticism -- Theory.
Subject:
Art-Theory and Criticism
Series:
Writings of Frithjof Schuon
Publication Date:
20070331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
143
Dimensions:
7.96x10.04x.42 in. 1.26 lbs.

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