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Art, Icon and Architecture in South Asia: Essays in Honour of Dr. Devangana Desai, 2 vols

By: Anila Verghese & Anna L. Dallapiccola (Eds)

Price: $206.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2015

Seller ID: 118001

ISBN: 8173055335

Condition: New


These two volumes of papers by a galaxy of scholars are a tribute to the eminent art historian Dr. Devangana Desai, who has made an invaluable contribution in the field of Indian art, iconology and architecture. The thirty-seven thematic essays in Art, Icon and Architecture in South Asia include many by senior and very illustrious scholars as well as some by younger researchers who are now making their mark. They are divided into five broad groups, in each the essays are... View more info

Art, Icon and Architecture in South Asia: Essays in Honour of Dr Devangana Desai, 2 Vols

By: Anila Verghese and Anna L. Dallapiccola (eds)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038238

ISBN: 8173055335

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 590 with 54 colour plates and 274 b/w illustrations. View more info

Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002922

ISBN: 0500284024

Condition: New


Over 1000 accessible, informative and authoritative entries to answer any major question about Hinduism, its mythology, practices, customs and laws Wide-ranging topics include Hindu myths and legends, temple architecture, festivals, astrology, Ayurvedic medicine and contemporary Hinduism Maps provide easy reference to major cities, regions, rivers, mountains and pilgrimage sites List of principal dynasties and empires gives cultural, religious and historical background... View more info

The Great Platform at Vijayanagara: Architecture & Sculpture

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Price: $46.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200619

ISBN: 8173048584

Condition: New


The Great Platform at Vijayanagara (Hampi) in Karnataka, popularly known as the Mahanavami Dibba, dominates the walled enclosures of the Royal Centre at the core of the ruins of the celebrated Hindu capital. The monument was constructed in successive phases during the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries. It rises in pyramidal Fashion in three superimposed granite tiers, and is fronted by Green chloritic panels on its western face. Nothing remains of the columned hall that crow... View more info

Kalamkari Temple Hangings

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 111985

ISBN: 9789385360046

Condition: New


The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has the world’s most important collection of 19th-century temple hangings from South India. Commissioned by Hindu temples and monasteries (maths), and by individuals for religious use, the hangings were produced in the kalamkari style of hand drawing, mordant-dyeing and painting. Striking in artistry, and imposing in size, these temple hangings represent a complex technique that reached its highest expression in southern India.T... View more info

Reverse Glass Painting In India

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112629

ISBN: 9789385285349

Condition: New


Reverse Glass Painting is a fascinating yet comparatively unknown facet of Indian art that flourished in the mid-19th century. Created by Chinese and Indian artists, these 'exotic' paintings in luminous colours were much favoured by royal patrons, and also by prosperous landowners and city merchants in colonial India. The themes ranged from portraits of rulers, their families, nobles, dancers and courtesans, to landscapes and a wide variety of religious subjects drawn fr... View more info

Lepakshi: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Price: $70.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Niyogi Books: 2019

Seller ID: 1203668

ISBN: 9789386906908

Condition: New


Hidden away in the remote village of Lepakshi in the Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh, merely a couple of hours drive from Bengaluru, is one of the most spectacular Vijayanagara temples. Unlike so many other religious monuments of the period that have suffered disfiguring additions, or have lost their original carvings and ceiling paintings, that at Lepakshi dedicated to Virabhadra, a fierce emanation of Shiva, is miraculously intact. Its architecture, sculptures and... View more info

Sculpture at Vijayanagara; Iconography (Vijayanagara Research Project Monograph

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola & Anila Verghese (Eds)

Price: $35.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200621

ISBN: 8173042322

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 390 View more info

Kalamkari Temple Hangings

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola (Author), Anna L. Dallapiccola & Rosemary Crill (Intro.)

Price: $58.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing/V & A Pubishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107528

ISBN: 1935677624

Condition: New


This Volume Is The First To Bring Together The V&A Museum'S Collection Of 19th-Century Temple Hangings From South India, Made In The Kalamkari Style Of Hand Drawing, Mordant-Dyeing And Painting. This Is The First Time They Have Been Fully Illustrated With Complete Translations Of Their Inscriptions, Accompanied By Detailed Analyses Of Their Narratives. Published In Association With The V&A Museum, London, This Volume Features Original Research And Lavish Illustrations.In... View more info

Indian Painting: The Lesser-known Traditions

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola (ed.)

Price: $50.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036547

ISBN: 818973881X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 216 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Rayalaseema: The Royal Realm. Architecture and Art of Southern Andhra Pradesh

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola, John M. Fritz, George Michell, and Anila Verghese

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037941

ISBN: 9789383243037

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 148. View more info

King, Court and Capital: An Anthology of Kannada Literary Sources from the Vijayanagara Period

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola; Translated By C.T.M. Kotraiah with a Foreword By John M. Fritz

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018052

ISBN: 8173045321

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 185. View more info