Journal of Bengal Art: Volume 20: 2015

By: Enamul Haque (ed.)

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Contents: 1. Theory of art and Bengal art : some observations and some questions/Syed Ejaz Hussain. 2. Some unusual Pala period bronzes from Bangladesh: considerations of their iconography and art-historical significance/Heinrich Poell. 3. Four unread Persian manuscripts preserved in the Varendra Museum: a study of their contents and calligraphy/A.K.M. Yaqub Ali. 4. Photographic portraits of the last Najafi ruler of Bengal and two of his sons/Joachim K. Bautze. 5. Naga images from Bihar with special reference to Muchalinda Buddha and Nagaraja images/Sudipa Ray Bandyopadhyay and Noor Bano Sattar. 6. From the narrative of Gazi to Sahi Shaheed Mujibnama: the evolution of the Pata/Niaz Zaman. 7. Sabek Danga building (Bagerhat): reflection on its architecture and an attempt to identify the building/Ayesha Begum. 8. A hoard of unpublished post-Gupta gold coins from Sabhar/Shariful Islam. 9. Between India and and China: the murals of Bagan/Claudine Bautze-Picron. 10. Kalyanasundara or Siva-Vaivahika Murti/Sumita Guha Sarkar. 11. Representations of Sadabhuja Gauranga in the religious art of Bengal/Sudipa Ray Bandyopadhyay. 12. Exploring southeastern Bengal’s connected histories with Southeast Asia through numismatic and art historical lens/Suchandra Ghosh. 13. Development of agrarian life as depicted in the terracotta plaques of late mediaeval Bengal temples/Tithi Chanda. 14. Islamic titles in the Arabic and Persian inscriptions of Bengal/Mohammad Yusuf Siddiq. 15. The influence of Pala art in the sculptures of Zanabazar/Andrea Loseries. 16. Recent study of sculptural and architectural remains from the South Bihar plain: a case study of Rajaona-Chowki region/Rupendra Kumar Chattopadhyay, Kumkum Bandyopadhyay and Shubha Majumder. 17. Identification of lacquer coated pottery in the Bangladesh context/Dilruba Sharmin, Fumio Okada and Tetso Miyakoshi. 18. Begum mosques of Murshidabad/Samhita Sen. 19. Bridges and culverts in medieval Bengal/Khoundkar Alamgir. 20. The quest for an Asian Art and ideas of nationalism: representation in the popular Journals of Bengal in the early decades of 20th century/Sarvani Gooptu. 21. A glimpse of pre-Mughal India through the illustrated Candayan/Swati Biswas. 22. The portrayal of Krishna legend in Terracotta plaques of recently excavated temple in Bhabodeva Vihara/Muhammed Shohrab Uddin and Sharmin Rezowana. 23. Perfume and its uses in Indian culture: A case study from Eastern India/Chitralekha Banerjee. 24. Geographical factors in cultural aspects of early Bengal (5th to 13th centuries CE)/Aksadul Alam. 25. Depiction of lotus in Bengal architecture/Tanzina Akter. 26. Archaeological Matrix of Bangladesh prehistory/Md. Nasir Uddin (Mobin). 27. Some imprecatory and benedictory verses in Muslim Waqf (endowment) inscriptions of Bengal/Md. Abdur Rob.

Title: Journal of Bengal Art: Volume 20: 2015

Author Name: Enamul Haque (ed.)

Categories: India, Art & Art History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dhaka, Bangladesh, The International Centre for Study of Bengal Art: 2016

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Size: 22 Cms x 28 Cms

Seller ID: 040230

Keywords: Journal of Bengal Art: Volume 20: 2015