Depicted Deities: Painters' Model Books in Nepal

Depicted Deities: Painters' Model Books in Nepal

by M.L.B. Blom
     
 

This book deals with the rules of art. More specifically, it treats of the unwritten rules of Nepalese religious art as laid down in ‘model books’. These can be seen as manuals for the artists, in which they can find the correct way to represent, in visual art, any of some 2000 godly figures.See more details below

Overview

This book deals with the rules of art. More specifically, it treats of the unwritten rules of Nepalese religious art as laid down in ‘model books’. These can be seen as manuals for the artists, in which they can find the correct way to represent, in visual art, any of some 2000 godly figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789069800295
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1989
Series:
Groningen Oriental Studies Series, #4
Pages:
92
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 12.30(h) x 0.40(d)

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