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Sculpture of Assam

Monoranjan Dutta

Sculpture of Assam

by Monoranjan Dutta

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Published by Agam Kala Prakashan in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Assam.
    • Subjects:
    • Sculpture, Indic -- India -- Assam

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMonoranjan Dutta.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1007.A5 D88 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination173 p., [53] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2004748M
      ISBN 10817186001X
      LC Control Number90902856

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The book is the first in the series on art treasures of Assam. In this work, we have provided a clear picture of the sculptural heritage of Assam. Along with the text, quite a few illustrations have been included sot heat the reader can have a fair idea about the art styles of Assam.

Here, stone, metal and terracotta sculptures have been included. The book makes a detailed study of icons, sculptures, coins, inscriptions and architectural remains of the state.

It provides an unparalleled source of insight into art and archaeology of Assam, containing a detailed account of archaeological and artistic data and incorporating the latest researches on the : R. CHOUDHURY.

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when at a place called Sri Surya Pahar some 'votive' stupas, i.e., small sized stupas in round, were carved out of solid rocks. We have no evidence of Mauryan (3rd century B.C.), works of art in. Icons and sculptures of early and medieval Assam.

Delhi: Inter-India Publications, (OCoLC) Online version: Bhattacharjee, Arun, Icons and sculptures of early and medieval Assam. Delhi: Inter-India Publications, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arun Bhattacharjee. The earliest example of illustrated manuscripts of Assam has come from Satriya style of painting (Kalita ).

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