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Calukya Architecture: Medieval temples of northern Karnataka built during the rule of the Calukya of Kalyana and thereafter, AD 1000-1300, 3 Vols.

By: Gerard Foekema

Price: $224.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023652

ISBN: 8121510708

Condition: New


This three-volume book gives a complete survey of the surviving Hindu and Jaina temples in the northern half of Karnataka from the period AD 1000-1300. These temples form a homogenous body of monuments that is one of the most interesting in India. From an architectural point of view it is most interesting of all, because an important characteristic of Indian temples-is taken to its limits. Nowhere else in India, or for that matter in the entire world, the decoration of architecture with architecture is so abundant and so detailed. The ambition to be complete required a lot of fieldwork, becaus... View more info

Fifteen Golden Examples: Indian Temple Architecture in Karnataka

By: Gerard Foekema

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Bangalore, India, Simova: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023684

ISBN: 8178780097

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 181 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

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Architecture decorated with architecture: Later medieval temples of Karnataka, 1000-1300 AD

By: Gerard Foekema

Price: $36.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031327

ISBN: 8121510899

Condition: New


This book gives a detailed analysis of architectural designs found in Indian temples built in Karnataka in the period 1000-1300 AD, and a view on the architectural features common in all sophisticated temples built in medieval India. Indian temples are decorated with architecture in an ingenious way not found elsewhere in the world, and in medieval Karnataka that special use of architecture reached a climax. Both text and illustrations are a complete and unabridged publication of a Ph.-D.-thesis submitted at Leiden University (Leiden, The Netherlands) in 2003. Printed Pages: 293 with 201 b/w p... View more info