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The Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs
The Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs
by Robert Beer
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For artists, designers, and all with an interest in Buddhist and Tibetan art, this is the first exhaustive reference to the seemingly infinite variety of symbols found throughout Tibetan art in line drawings, paintings, and ritual objects. Hundreds of... (read more)

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Gods in Print: Masterpieces of India's Mythological Art: A Century of Sacred Art (1870-1970)
Gods in Print: Masterpieces of India's Mythological Art: A Century of Sacred Art (1870-1970)
by Richard H Davis
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Gods in Print is the first comprehensive collection of early hand-colored lithographs, multiple-block chromolithographs, and offset print images of Indias world of gods and goddesses. Indias love of gods in print began in the 1870s with the founding of... (read more)

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Bollingen Series #0006: Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization
Bollingen Series #0006: Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization
by Heinrich Zimmer
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"In viewing India's art and civilization, the late Dr. Heinrich Zimmer, a man of penetrating intellect, the keenest esthetic sensibility and a predilection for psychoanalytic methods, found unlimited material for employing all three qualities. . . . The... (read more)

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Discoveries: India and the Mughal Dynasty (Discoveries)
Discoveries: India and the Mughal Dynasty (Discoveries)
by Valerie Berinstain
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Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed... (read more)

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The Art of Exile: Paintings by Tibetan Children in India
The Art of Exile: Paintings by Tibetan Children in India
by Sarah Lukas
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Revealing the deep personal struggles and triumphs of these vibrant individuals, this moving collection book illuminates the depth of commitment by the Tibetan people to keep their unique culture and language alive. 100 color illustrations.... (read more)

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The Art of India (Images of Nature)
The Art of India (Images of Nature)
by Judith Magee
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A beautiful collection of Indian natural history drawings from the 18th to the 20th centuries This book presents many of the beautiful images in the Library of Natural History Museum in London, from fine botanical and zoological... (read more)

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Sacred Art of Tibet
Sacred Art of Tibet
by Tarthang Tulku
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A survey of Tibetan sculpture and painting, this book examines sacred art, its philosophical foundations, and its role in Tibetan Buddhist meditation. Forty full-page black and white photographs.... (read more)

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Art for a Modern India, 1947-1980 (Objects/Histories)
Art for a Modern India, 1947-1980 (Objects/Histories)
by Rebecca Brown
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Following India’s independence in 1947, Indian artists creating modern works of art sought to maintain a local idiom, an “Indianness” representative of their newly independent nation, while connecting to modernism, an aesthetic then... (read more)

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Ritual Art of India
Ritual Art of India
by Ajit Mookerjee
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• A stunning guide to the spiritual power of Indian art with over 100 color photographs • Shows the splendor and diversity of an art form that has enriched every stage of human life in India • Reveals the inward-seeking quality of... (read more)

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Hinduism and the Religious Arts (Religion and the Arts)
Hinduism and the Religious Arts (Religion and the Arts)
by Heather Elgood
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The roots between the Hindu religion and the wider culture are deep and uniquely complex. No study of either ancient or contemporary Indian culture can be undertaken without a clear understanding of Hindu visual arts and their sources in religious belief... (read more)

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Art of Tibet (World of Art)
Art of Tibet (World of Art)
by Robert Fisher
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With the spread of Buddhism among Westerners and the controversy over its status, interest in Tibet has never been greater. This mysterious land, now a province of the People's Republic of China, has produced some of the most fascinating and creative art... (read more)

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What Is a Trade?: Donald Fels and Signboard Painters of South India
What Is a Trade?: Donald Fels and Signboard Painters of South India
by Greg Bell
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What Is a Trade? Donald Fels and Signboard Painters of South India presents sixteen large-scale paintings that explore trade and globalization in India. Fels' conceptual starting point for this exhibition was Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama's 1498... (read more)

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Twentieth-Century Indian Sculpture: The Last Two Decades
Twentieth-Century Indian Sculpture: The Last Two Decades
by Shivaji Panikkar
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This volume brings together on one platform 'high' gallery-oriented art and popular sculptural practices, the latter produced in specific socio-politico-religious contexts. It also features a portfolio of the works of twenty-seven prominent sculptors... (read more)

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Lucknow: India's Fabled City
Lucknow: India's Fabled City
by Stephen Markel
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This first book to fully explore the opulent art and refined lifestyle of Lucknow showcases cultural diversity at its most magnificent.... (read more)

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Art of India (Mega Square)
Art of India (Mega Square)
by Vincent Arthur Smith
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The Mughal dynasty, which ruled most of the Indian subcontinent during the 16th and 17th centuries, was a great promoter of arts and architecture, especially painting and decorative art. While the Taj Mahal is Mughal arts flagship, there is much more to... (read more)

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Kashmir to Kanyakumari Indian Embroidery: State by State Embroidery of India
Kashmir to Kanyakumari Indian Embroidery: State by State Embroidery of India
by Smita Kale
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One can use this book in many ways. Just browse through it for sheer reading pleasure or to satisfy curiosity of, in how many different ways certain embroideries are done in other states of India. For example how blanket stitches or chain stitches are... (read more)

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Edge of Desire: Recent Art in India
Edge of Desire: Recent Art in India
by Chaitanya Sambrani
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The book presents a decade-long perspective on contemporary visual practices in India, with stunning visuals and insightful essays by leading intellectuals in the field. Engaging with a diversity of art practices and creative conditions, the publication (... (read more)

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Dharma Art
Dharma Art
by Chogyam Trungpa
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Dharma art refers to creative works that spring from the awakened meditative state, characterized by directness, unselfconsciousness, and nonaggression. Trungpa Rinpoche shows that dharma art provides a vehicle to appreciate the nature of things as they... (read more)

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The Arts of India
The Arts of India
by Joseph M Dye
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Written in clear, evocative prose that sensitively describes the VMFA's renowned collection, this striking survey of Indian art and culture will engage both scholars and general readers. From ivory sculptures to miniature paintings and lavishly... (read more)

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Indian Painting: A Catalogue of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection
Indian Painting: A Catalogue of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection
by Pratapaditya Pal
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