Author:Arputha Rani Sengupta

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Art of Terracotta: Cult and Cultural Synthesis in India

By: Arputha Rani Sengupta

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2005

Seller ID: 101558

Condition: New


The book focuses on cult and cultural synthesis in India. The terracotta images are of profound nature and have significant role in fertility and funerary rituals. The terracotta temples of Bishnupur have also been dealt with. The main focus in on votive terracotta, which includes portable icons and sculptured veneer on architectural monuments of Bengal in the late medieval period. The images are vaishnavite and saivite krishna, Buddha as avatara or vishnu, Ramayana and Mahabharata scenes, etc. have been depicted. Printed Pages: 292. View more info

God & King: The Devaraja Cult in South Asian Art and Architecture: Proceedings of the Seminar 2001

By: Arputha Rani Sengupta (ed.)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Regency Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026959

ISBN: 8189233262

Condition: New


Printed pages: 161. Also contains 8 plates and 4 figures. View more info