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Looking Again at Indian Art

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Publications Division: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011128

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 167 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Devi: The Great Goddess

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023458

ISBN: 1890206164

Condition: New


Devi, the Great Goddess of India, is beautiful, beneficent, terrifying, all-powerful, and glorious. Ubiquitous in India’s social and spiritual fabric, she has, over the millennia, been painted, sculpted, carved, and wrought from silver and bronze in a myriad shapes and forms. Devi: The Great Goddess brings together one hundred and twenty of these diverse examples of Devi and a group of distinguished essayists who explore facets of Devi worship and tradition, including ritual, architecture, literature, history, and contemporary issues such as feminism and gender politics. Printed Pages: 408 w... View more info

Delight in Design: Indian Silver for the Raj

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $73.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024730

ISBN: 0944142435

Condition: New


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The Body Adorned: Sacred and Profane in Indian Art. Dissolving Boundaries Between Sacred and Profane in India's Art

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $39.75

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026754

ISBN: 8189995049

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 219 with 70 illustrations. View more info

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Discourse in Early Buddhist Art: Visual Narratives of India

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $43.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 029653

ISBN: 8121507367

Condition: New


Story-telling is an ever popular activity that occurs across space and time. Which child has not sat enthralled by the magic of story-tellers, and which adult has not succumbed to the seduction of reenactments of great legends? India's ancient Buddhist capitalized on the lure of stories, portraying them visually in stone reliefs and painted murals, to introduce viewers to the Buddhist faith and to confirm them in their belief. Commencing in the first century BC, Buddhist monasteries across the Indian subcontinent were extensively decorated with visual narratives of varying sizes, from a mere t... View more info

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Slaves of the Lord: The Path of the Tamil Saints

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 033229

ISBN: 8121500443

Condition: New


In the Tamil country of south India, during the last millennium, a powerful cult of saints has been in existence. These saints referred to themselves as adiyar or tondar, both words meaning "slaves"-of the Lord. Although the south Indian saints are lesser known than those of northern India, or of Europe, they are in a manner more significant. For the sacred canon of south India, both the Saivites and Vaishnavas, consists of the poems composed by these saints. Their hymns are chanted daily in the southern temples, and often sung in homes and at festivals. In the field of art too, the sa... View more info

Antal and Her Poems: Poems of a Woman Saint from South India

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 034813

ISBN: 8170303133

Condition: New


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Artibus Asiae: Institute of Fine Arts, New York University: Early Buddhist Caves at Junnar: Vol. XXXI, 2/3

By: Vidya Dehejia

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ascona, Switzerland, Artibus-Asiae Publishers: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038750

Condition: Very Good


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Royal Patrons and Great Temple Art (Vol. 39 No. 2)

By: Vidya Dehejia (ed.)

Price: $124.99

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021248

ISBN: 8185026025

Condition: New


Patron, Artist and Temple: An Introduction Vidya Dehejia Munificent Monarch and a Superior Sculptor: Eighth Century Chamba Pratapaditya Pal Inspired Patron of Himalayan Art: Eighth Century Kashmir Robert E. Fisher Innovative Emperor and his Personal Chapel: Eighth Century Kanchipuram R. Nagaswamy Two Chalukya Queens and their Commemorative Temples: Eighth Century Pattadakal Carol Radcliffe Bolon Kalachuri Monarch and his Circular Shrine of the Yoginis: Tenth Century Bheraghat Vidya Dehejia Lord of Kalanjara and his Shrine of the Emerald Linga: Eleventh Century Khajuraho... View more info

India Through the Lens: Photography 1840-1911

By: Vidya Dehejia (ed.)

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036999

ISBN: 1890206245

Condition: New


At the turn of the millennium, photography is ubiquitous and unquestioned. A century-and-a half ago however, notes curator and scholar Vidya Dehejia, "the simple ability to produce a photograph was in itself a marvel. . . .The early decades of the nineteenth century witnessed the pursuit of a dream, an obsession with cajoling nature into a miraculous reflection upon a surface where it could be captured and retained for all time." India was at the vanguard of the explosion of photography; both Indian and foreigner (mainly British) strove to document and reveal the Indian landscape, peop... View more info

Delight in Design: IndianSilver for the Raj

By: Vidya Dehejia with Dipti Khera,Yuthika Sharma, Wynyard Wilkinson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034344

ISBN: 8189995197

Condition: New


Printed pages: 224 alongwith 219 colour Photogaphs. View more info

The Sensuous and the Sacred: Chola Bronzes from South India

By: Vidya Dehejia with Essays By Richard H. Davis, R. Nagaswamy, and Karen Pachilis Prentiss

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Philadelphia Museum of Art in Association with Mapin Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024729

ISBN: 8188204102

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 251 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

The Unfinished: Stone Carvers at Work on the Indian Subcontinent

By: Vidya Dehejia, Peter Rockwell (Authors) & Prasad Pawar (Photo.),

Price: $69.46

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107501

ISBN: 9789351941149

Condition: New


The number of unfinished stone monuments in India is staggering… more than half of the 1100 rock-cut monuments are at various stages of unfinish – from famous sites like Ellora, Ajanta, and Mamallapuram, to temple structures like Hoysala temples. Celebrated for the intricacy of their sculpted decoration, the unfinished monuments are usually overlooked, their language never interpreted. The Unfinished: Stone Carvers at work on the Indian Subcontinent explores reasons for such unfinish, sharing valuable insights into the process and raising fundamental issues about the nature of the stone be... View more info