This magnificently illustrated study of a vast amount of South Asian animal stone sculptures provides an art history covering almost four and a half thousand years, analyzing the art historical, archeological and cultural context of animals in society.Diorama of the Field Museum for Natural History, Chicago, USA. Photograph: A. van der Geer, courtesy The Field Museum, Chicago Nilgai at the forest edge, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Photograph: courtesy Jon Clark Story of the Woodpecker, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Animals in Stone|
|Author||:||Alexandra van der Geer|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2008-10-16|