Art of the Court of Bijapur
By (author) Deborah Hutton
Normal Price: $97.40
Your Price: $87.66 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $9.74! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.38 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Art of the Court of Bijapur by Deborah Hutton
Book Description"[A]n impressive and original work of synthetic scholarship that one hopes will be emulated by others." -Phillip B. Wagoner, Wesleyan University "[A]n excellent and important work...[with] a wonderful sophistication of method." -Padma Kaimal, Colgate University The patrons and artists of Bijapur, an Islamic kingdom that flourished in the Deccan region of India in the 16th and 17th centuries, produced lush paintings and elaborately carved architecture, evidence of a highly cosmopolitan Indo-Islamic culture. Bijapur's most celebrated monument, the Ibrahim Rauza tomb complex, is carved with elegant calligraphy and lotus flowers and was once dubbed "the Taj Mahal of the South." This stunningly illustrated study traces the development of Bijapuri art and courtly identity through detailed examination of selected paintings and architecture, many of which have never before been published. They deserve our attention for their aesthetic qualities as well as for the ways they expand our understanding of the rich synthesis of cultures and religions in South Asian and Islamic art.
Buy Art of the Court of Bijapur book by Deborah Hutton from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780253347848
(262mm x 185mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 18-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Deborah Hutton
Entertaining Made Easy with Deborah Hutton, Hardback (November 2015)
The former supermodel is passionate about entertaining friends and family, from a dinner party for a few to a cocktail party for a crowd. In this gorgeous coffee table book, she not only shares her favourite recipes, but also gives practical advice on how to host fabulous occasions with a minimum of fuss.
What Can I Do to Help?, Paperback (July 2010)» View all books by Deborah Hutton
Compiled from her own experiences, and conversations with fellow members of the "Cancer Club", Deborah Hutton book is an anthology of supremely practical examples of ways in which friends and family can make a real, substantial difference to the lives of cancer patients.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Art of the Court of Bijapur book by Deborah Hutton and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Deborah Hutton
Deborah Hutton is Assistant Professor of Art History at The College of New Jersey. She is co-editor of Asian Art: An Anthology.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.