ISBN: 9788181820297, 8181820290
The book catalogues the 258 sculptures and architectural members of Harshamata temples, either kept on site or at different museums of the state and National Museum, New Delhi. The temple of Harshamata, originally dedicated to Vishnu, is in ruined condition but it represents haunting pristine glory of early Pratihara period (8-9th century A.D.).
Rana, Jyoti Rohilla
ISBN: 9788173201325, 8173201323
This book is an innovative study of the scultptures of Amaravati, a centre of art activities and a pilgrimage centre, which promoted the glory of Indian Buddhism in the south. It also presents the salient features of the research in respect to architectural history and symbolism of Amaravati stupa that existed before and after the maha-caitya.
Alam, A.K.M. Shamsul
Deva, Krishna et al.
ISBN: 9788180902109, 8180902102
This book is a treatise on the sculptural remains from excavations at Mansar, documents the sculptures both from Satvahana period and Vakataka Period. It is for the first time that such a large collection of superb sculptures have been recovered from the ancient capital of Eastern Vakatakas, which was named Pravarapur.
Sharma, A.K. et al.
ISBN: 9789386223234, 9386223236
The book gives a detailed description of Brahmanical, Buddhist, Jain and secular sculptures recovered from Sirpur in Chhattisgarh. Both minor and major sculptures show an advanced sculptural art with a linga of native art that flourished in Chhatisgarh right from 2nd C.B.C.
Panda, Sasanka Sekhar
ISBN: 9788177023053, 8177023055
The present book is the outcome of the extensive explorations undertaken from 1984 to 1993 and from 1998 to 2000, as a result of which more than fifty hitherto unknown temple sites of the period from the 6th century A.D. to the 14th century A.D. came to lime-light, adding new chapters in the history of the temple architecture and sculptural art & iconography of the Upper Mahanadi Valley of Odis...
ISBN: 9788173054754, 8173054754
In this monograph, the important sculptures are analysed with reference to their aesthetic value, style and iconography. Strikingly illustrated, this work is the result of authors' sustained interest and study on the subject for more than four decades.
ISBN: 9789550093069, 9550093069
Tissa Ranasinghe is the first sculptor to emerge in some 800 years in Sri Lanka. There has been no original sculptor in the years since the 12th century when the craftsmen working at the Gal Vihare in Polonnaruwa laid down their tools. Sculptured images of the Lord Buddha carried out in the intervening years follow assiduously the proportions and postures stipulated in ancient Pali texts, parti...
ISBN: 9788173053078, 8173053073
The book discusses the iconography and style of all important Hindu, Buddhist and Jaina images discovered from the state so far. It lists two hundred sites which have yielded sculptural remains and is an outcome of surveys and researches for over four decades.
ISBN: 9788173054143, 8173054142
With 62 sketches and 338 plates, it is the first comprehensive work on the subject resulting from the author's sustained interest and study for more then the last four decades.Images published here throw fresh light on the culture, ethnology, trade, art and religious history of the region which have been further substantiated by literary, numismatic and epigraphical evidence.
Haque, Enamul et al. (ed.)
This volume is the outcome of a collaborative effort of five scholars from the Institute of Indian Art and Philology of the Freie University in Berlin and one scholar from the International Centre for Study of Bengal Art in Dhaka. They are Adalbert J. Gail, G. Bhattacharya, Falk Reitz, Gerd Mevissen and Ms. Isabell Johne from Berlin, and Enamul Haque from Dhaka.;;Contents:;Part I: Iconographic ...
Kannal, Deepak et al
ISBN: 9789353915841, 9353915848
This book, employing the methods of intrinsic studies and mainly focusing on the stylistic typologies and morphological developments, tries to identify a number of masters of Indian sculpture from different eras and sculptural lineages. The volume also attempts to draw attention to the glyptic aesthetics of the spatial creations in India.
Kumar, R Siva
ISBN: 9781890206031, 1890206032
With a sculptural sensibility shaped by his early contacts with the masters of modern sculpture in the west, Sarbari Roy Choudhury is essentially a modeller in the best modernist tradition for whom sculpture is the magical act of turning clay into flesh. And in this he is almost without a parallel among his contemporaries.
ISBN: 9788188204106, 8188204102
ISBN: 9788184541458, 8184541457
The iconography of Shiva and its implications and meanings in mythology make for a fascinating study. How did the concept of Shiva evolve? And how is it linked with the worship of Shakti? This book attempts to trace the evolution of the God with the blue throat or Neelkant. It looks at what makes him such an enduring and endearing icon of Hindu mythology.
ISBN: 9788182904736, 8182904730
This book is about the journey of Ramkinker who made his pivotal space as an artist and pioneer environmental sculptor of India while surrounded by these towering entities, like Rabindra Nath Tagore and Nandlal Bose.
ISBN: 9788173053542, 8173053545
It attempts to examine certain basic conceptualizations about art (silpa), artists (silpi), and the canon (sastra), the three defining elements in traditional Indian sculptures.
Joshi, N.P. et al
This volume presents consolidated account of icons of Ganapati, Skanda and Siva with their locations, brief descriptions, notable features along with allied references in Vedas, Epics, Puranas, Classical works and folk traditions. Photographs and line-drawing also appear as visual aids.
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