Museums of Rajasthan

By: Chandramani Singh (ed.)

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Museums of Rajasthan details the origin, history and importance of 18 museums in Rajasthan, India. The collections managed by Government of Rajasthan and housed at Ajmer, Alwar, Bharatpur, Bikaner, Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jhalawar, Jodhpur, Kota, Mandor, Mt Abu, Pali, Sikar, Ahar and Udaipur, illustrate the glorious heritage of the erstwhile Rajputana kingdoms. They display samples of India’s best royal collections, archaeological findings and local crafts. Highlighting the cultural legacy of Rajasthan, this book offers a concise overview of these collections, with mention of the legendary royal figures and experts who envisaged the museums. This volume is an engaging record of artworks in stunning colour photographs, presented as a catalogue. With an informative appendix containing useful information, this guide to Rajasthan’s museums holds immense value for scholars, and serves as a resource for those waiting to explore Rajasthan. Printed Pages: 208 with 255 colour photographs and a map.

Title: Museums of Rajasthan

Author Name: Chandramani Singh (ed.)

Categories: India, Art & Art History, Archaeology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing in Association with Jawahar Kala Kendra and Department of Archaeology and Museums: 2009

ISBN: 8189995235

ISBN 13: 9788189995232

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 26 x 31 Cm

Seller ID: 030322

Keywords: Museums of Rajasthan India