Architecture and Art of Southern India (The New Cambridge History of India)

By: George Michell

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George Michell provides a pioneering and richly illustrated introduction to the architecture sculpture and painting of southern India under the Vijayanagara empire and the states that succeeded it. This period encompassing some four hundred years from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries was endowed with an abundance of religious and royal monuments which remain as testimonies to the history and ideology behind their evolution. The author evaluates the legacy of this artistic heritage describing and illustrating buildings sculptures and paintings that have never been published on before. In a previously neglected area of art history he presents an original and much-needed reassessment.Printed Pages: 250 with 182 halftone & 5 maps.

Title: Architecture and Art of Southern India (The New Cambridge History of India)

Author Name: George Michell

Categories: India, History,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 1995

ISBN: 0521441102

ISBN 13: 9780521441100

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 101411

Keywords: Architecture and Art of Southern India (The New Cambridge History of India) George Michell