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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


With 219 colour photographs. View more info

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

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

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

Delhi: The Emperor's City. Rediscovering Chandni Chowk and Its Environs

By: Vijay Goel

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033905

ISBN: 8174368094

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 176 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Ganga: A Divinity in Flow

By: Vijay Singal

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Gurgaon, Haryana, India, Vision India Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021237

ISBN: 8190587706

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 240 with numerous colour illustrations throughout. View more info

Romance of the Raga

By: Vijaya Moorthy

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038063

ISBN: 8170173825

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 131 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Mithila: Art and Architecture

By: Vijayakanta Mishra; Foreword By Prof. Kalyan K. Ganguli

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Allahabad, India, Mithila Prakasana: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010762

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 45 with 48 b/w plates. View more info

Fatehpur Sikri: The City of Victory and Harmony

By: Vikram Chandra Goel

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kitab Bhavan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018236

ISBN: 812250213X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 96 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Elephant Kingdom: Sculptures from Indian Architecture

By: Vikramajit Ram

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020938

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 104 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Women in Buddhist Art

By: Vinay Kumar Rao

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037213

ISBN: 8173201269

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 270 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Buddhist Art of Pagan, 2 Vols

By: Vinay Kumar Rao; Foreword By Elizabeth Howard Moore

Price: $134.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036630

ISBN: 8173201161

Condition: New


Set of 2 vols. View more info

A History of Fine Art in India and Ceylon

By: Vincent A. Smith; Third Edition revised and Enlarged By Karl Khandalavala

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, D.B. Taraporevala Sons & Co. Private Ltd.: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018184

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 242 with numerous b/w plates. View more info

Jaina Rock-cut Caves in Western India (with special Reference to Maharashtra)

By: Viraj Shah

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021451

ISBN: 8173200785

Condition: New


Set of 2 volumes. Printed Pages: 432 with 55 figures and 203 colour and b/w plates. View more info

Buddhist Art in India and Sri Lanka: 3rd Century BC to 6th Century AD. A Critical Study

By: Virender Kumar Dabral; Foreword By R.C. Sharma

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033761

ISBN: 8124601623

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 239 with 1 map and 58 b/w photos. View more info

On the Origins of Pahari Painting: Some Notes and a Discussion

By: Vishwa Chander Ohri

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Shimla, India, Indian Institute of Advanced Study: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011583

ISBN: 8185182531

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 95. View more info

The Exile In The Forest

By: Vishwa Chander Ohri

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lalit Kala Akademi: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017696

Condition: As New


Printed pages: 43 alongwith variouscoloured photographs of paintings. View more info

Himachal Art and Archaeology: Some Aspects

By: Vishwa Chander Ohri (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simla, India, State Museum Simla: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014734

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 74 with 22 b/w plates. View more info

All-time Favourite Books & Movies and Their Epic Journey (Translated from Marathi Bestseller "Not Gone with the Wind" Marathi By Nadeem Khan)

By: Vishwas Patil; Translated from Marathi By Nadeem Khan

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038777

ISBN: 9789383098781

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 234 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Woollen Textiles of the Lou-Lan People: Reports from the Scientific Expedition to the North-western Provinces of China under the Leadership of Dr Sven Hedin

By: Vivi Sylwan

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Bangkok, Thailand, SDI Publications: 2001

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 026410

ISBN: 1878529404

Condition: New


First volume of V. Sylwan's important detailed scientific examination of early Han Dynasty textiles recovered during the Sven Hedin expedition to Northwestern China. Among the chapter titles/subtitles: Material and colors; boots of leather; Caps and Felt; Plaiting; Woven Fabrics; and Discussions on comparison to Eastern Mediterranean and European manufactures, Egyptian and Greek methods, Comparison between Lou-Lan and Scandinavian Bronze Age textiles, Looms from different countries, and Conclusions from the technical data of the Lou-Lan textiles; Explanations of Technical Terms; Cleaning and S... View more info

The Impossible Collection of Jewelry

By: Vivienne Becker

Price: $995.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Assouline:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037921

ISBN: 1614280584

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160 pages, 100 illustrations. Hand-bound limited edition in a linen clamshell case. View more info

The Charm of Indian Art

By: W.E.G.Solomon

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035147

ISBN: 8120602250

Condition: New


Printed pages: 142 alongwith 32 plates. View more info

Ajanta: History and Development: Volume Four: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Year By Year

By: Walter M. Spink

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038880

ISBN: 900414983X

Condition: Brand New


Printed Pages: 356. View more info

Muktesvara Temple in Bhubaneswar

By: Walter Smith

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1994

Seller ID: 030275

ISBN: 8120807936

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 169. View more info

To India with Love: From New York to Mumbai

By: Waris Ahluwalia, Tina Bhojwani, and Mortimer Singer (eds)

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Assouline: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029894

ISBN: 2759404218

Condition: New


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Artibus Asiae: Institute of Fine Arts, New York University: The Problem of Forgeries in Chinese Painting: Vol. XXV

By: Wen Fong

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ascona, Switzerland, Artibus-Asiae Publishers: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038755

Condition: Very Good


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The Taj & Fatehpur Sikri

By: Wendy Moore

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Singapore, R. Ian Lloyd Productions Pte. Ltd.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038074

ISBN: 981-00-1009-5

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 96 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Balochistan at a Crossroads

By: Willem Marx and Marc Wattrelot

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037727

ISBN: 9789381523858

Condition: New


Balochistan at a Crossroads is a captivating account of Willem Marxs travels in Balochistan. He recounts his adventures here as he goes into the backcountry to conduct some exclusive interviews. He confesses that although his travels were exhausting and sometimes very dangerous, the countrys landscape was endlessly beautiful in its emptiness. The list of people he had to interview contained the name of one of Irans most wanted terrorists and a ragtag militant organisation, living in the isolated mountain valleys, which was aligned against the mighty Pakistani Army. He traversed broken and almo... View more info

Harbor and Town: A Maritime Cultural History

By: Wolfgang Rudolph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: German Democratic Republic, Edition Leipzig: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003379

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 232. Slightly torn dust-jacket. View more info

Chinese Paintings of Xintian Zhu (Recveil De Peintures Chinoises Xintian Zhu)

By: Xintian Zhu

Price: $55.95

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Franco Indian Research Pvt. Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020900

ISBN: 8190018442

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 156 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Artibus Asiae: Institute of Fine Arts, New York University: The Erotic Sculptures of India: Vol. XXXIV,4

By: Y. Krishan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ascona, Switzerland, Artibus-Asiae Publishers: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038871

Condition: Very Good


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Image for The Buddha Image: Its Origin and Development

The Buddha Image: Its Origin and Development

By: Y. Krishan and Kalpana K. Tadikonda

Price: $44.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Edition: Second Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 037048

ISBN: 8121505658

Condition: New


This is a revised edition of the book, first published in 1995. It deals with crucial though controversial questions in buddhist art: the origin of the buddha image-its transformation from aniconism to anthropomorphism-and the iconography of the Buddha Images. The earliest Buddhist Art of Sanchi and Bharhut is aniconic : The Buddha is represented in symbols only. In the later Buddhist art of Gandhara and Mathura, the Buddha is represented in human form: he is the Principal subject of Sculptural art. The book seeks to explore the geographical area in which the image of the Buddha first emerged ... View more info

Conservation of Cultural Property in India: Vol. XII: 1979

By: Y.P. Kathpalia (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Indian Association for the Study of Conservation of Cultural Property: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039092

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 58 with numerous b/w plates. View more info

Conservation of Cultural Property in India: Vol. XIII: 1980

By: Y.P. Kathpalia (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Indian Association for the Study of Conservation of Cultural Property: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039093

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 48. View more info

Discovering Art: The Stones of India

By: Yamasaki Shu

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Kyoto Shoin Co., Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019795

ISBN: 1-7636-8050-1

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 160 with numerous colour illustrations. Rubbed cover. View more info

Journeys: Four Generations of Indian Artists in Their Own Words, 2 Vols.

By: Yashodhara Dalmia

Price: $141.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036351

ISBN: 0198073194

Condition: New


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Amrita Sher-Gil: A Life

By: Yashodhara Dalmia

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin/Viking:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039731

ISBN: 0670058734

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 247 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Amrita Sher - Gil: Art & Life. A Reader

By: Yashodhara Dalmia (ed.)

Price: $24.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039685

ISBN: 0198098863

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 369 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Memory, Metaphor, Mutations: Contemporary Art of India and Pakistan

By: Yashodhara Dalmia and Salima Hashmi

Price: $73.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018077

ISBN: 0195673476

Condition: New


As boundaries slowly dissolve and interactive realities become evident, the cultures of India and Pakistan are beginning to draw attention. Recent exchanges have taken place in the realm of music, cinema and other cultural forms. Moreover, both nations share a heritage of Mughal miniatures, Rajasthani, and Pahari art, and are bound together by history and the problematics of the present. The contemporary art of the two countries, in all its vitality, today has a fascinating new identity. This richly illustrated book reveals the heterogenous, complex, and vibrant life of the subcontinent of Sou... View more info

Indian Contemporary Art Post Independence

By: Yashodhara Dalmia, Ella Datta, Chaitanya Sambrani, Martha Jakimowicz-Karle, and Santo Datta

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vadehra Art Gallery and Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018065

ISBN: 87737/2000

Condition: New


Printed pages: 316 with numeous colour photographs. View more info

Discovering Vidisha: Art, Archaeology and Architecture

By: Yogendra Sharma and Om Prakash Misra

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031801

ISBN: 8173053758

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 144 with 87 colour illustrations and 13 b/w illustrations. View more info

Wandering with the Indus

By: Yousuf Shahid and Phillipe Fabry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lahore, Pakistan, Ferozsons (Pvt.) Ltd.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017684

ISBN: 9690102249

Condition: As New


Printed Pages: 152 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Birds and Animals in Mughal Miniature Paintings

By: Zaheda Khanam

Price: $39.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034287

ISBN: 8124604851

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 180 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Bharti Kher

By: Ziba Ardalan, Gayatri Sinha, Tom Morton

Price: $86.95

Publisher: Parasol Unit Foundation For Contemporary Art:

Seller ID: 037626

ISBN: 0956024769

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 170. View more info

Terracottas of Bengal: An Analytical Study

By: Zulekha Haque

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Dhaka, Bangladesh, The International Centre for Study of Bengal Art: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040233

ISBN: 984336578X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 343 with 276 colour plates. View more info

The Quest for Paradise: Gardens, past, present and Future

By:  S.N. Chowdhary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038821

ISBN: 9789381523780

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 116 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info