By Ajit Mookerjee
Here is a ebook with captions and a textual content which are hugely readable blends of scholarly details and casual remark by way of an Indian artwork professional. This provides the reader targeted insights into the suggestions that lie in the back of artwork so diversified from that of the West.
Author Mookerjee has judiciously chosen pictures which current the substantial landscape of Indian paintings from its earliest beginnings. Examples of Indian folks arts and a few works by way of 20th-century Indian artists around out this wealthy old survey of over 5,000 years of constant creativitya selection of work, reliefs, statues, and architectural monuments from this sprawling sub-continent now divided into the lands of India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Burma and Afghanistan.
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