The catalogue from an exhibition held in London at the Royal Academy of Arts, 2006-2007. 157 pages with full and double-page colour illustrations, descriptions, essays, appendices and bibliography. Contents include: Map, Parading the Gods: Bronze Devotional Images of Chola South India, Beauty and the Body of God, Looking at Chola Bronzes. Catalogue: Shiva and His Imagery, Shiva Saints, Vishnu and His Imagery, The Jain Faith. Glossary of Terms. An excellent catalogue containing some superb examples of South Indian bronzes. Hardcover with jacket. Brand New. 11.75 by 8.75 inches. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Between the 8th and 13th centuries, the Chola dynasty was the dominant cultural, artistic, religious and political force in southern India. This book presents 40 Chola bronzes, exploring how and why these objects came to be made and the role they played within Hinduism and Chola culture.
About the Author:
Vidya Dehejia holds the Barbara Stoler Miller Chair in Indian Art at Columbia University.
John Guy is curator of the Indian and South-East Asia Department at the Victoria and Albert Museum.
John Eskenazi is recognized worldwide as one of the leading dealers in Asian art.
Title: Chola - Sacred Bronzes of Southern India.
Publisher: Royal Academy of Arts
Publication Date: 2006
Book Condition: Brand new
Edition: First edition.
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Book Description London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2006. 300x220mm 157pp with colour illustrations throughout. Wrappers, fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 5606
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