Pahari miniatures, a concise history
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Published by Marg Publications, Oxford University Press in Bombay, Oxford .
Written in English


  • Miniature painting -- India -- Punjab -- History.

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StatementW.G. Archer.
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16649952M
ISBN 100195606671

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1 day ago  Pahari painting, style of miniature painting and book illustration that developed in the independent states of the Himalayan foothills in India. The style is made up of two markedly contrasting schools, the bold intense Basohli and the delicate and lyrical Kangra. Pahari painting—sometimes Pahari style of painting has a sense of reality, unique freedom of expression, cultural perspective and influence of local colour. Art in these miniatures is sensitive, reticent and tender. Self control, serenity, passion, delicacy and refinement enrich the delightful rhythms where music flows in each strain of colour in harmony of technique   Raaja Bhasin When Vijay Sharma was a small boy growing up in Chamba, he, by his own admission, was fascinated by the Pahari miniature paintings on About the Book Rasamanjari, The Nectarous Ocean, is a collection of paintings originating from Bhanudatta's 14th century work of the same name describing Shringara Rasa in Basohli style of Pahari Painting produced in three versions of which the present one of A.D. is more refined, mature and perfect as compared to the other two. Basohli art has left a mark on the cultural horizon of India

1 day ago  Pahari art is essentially a folk form with themes that are either romantic or religious. Here is a book that throws light on this medieval ://   of the August issue to this book and wrote: Konrad Seitz hat die indische Kunstgeschichte umgeschrieben“ (has changed the history of Indian art). We are looking forward to publishing a catalogue of the complete collection of Pahari paintings formed by Eva and Konrad Seitz with research and text by Miniature book. A miniature book is a very small book, sized from.5 inches square to roughly 2 by 3 inches—no larger than 3 inches in height, width, or thickness.[1][2] History[edit] These books became more popular in the last few decades of the 19th century For this miniature book she provides an essay about the Newbery printing firm, the origin and development of miniature Bibles, and the printing of Newbery's printing of The Bible in miniature, or a concise history of the Old & New Testaments. Tipped in on p. 3 is a leaf from that famous Thumb Bible, the leaf here being pp. 87–

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