Prof. Dr. Anand Krishna needs no introduction to the world of Indian Art and Culture. With his experience of study, research and publication in this field, on his father Rai Krishnadasa’s rich foundation, his creativity goes back to 1944; his tradition continues even to the next generation.
This unique volume is a compilation of articles contributed by his colleagues, friends and students – all Indian art specialists from the whole world. Covering almost 2,000 years, this book embraces almost every facet of the Indian arts, such as architecture, sculpture, textiles, decorative arts, folk and modern art, sociology and culture.
Enriched with over 400 spectacular colour and b&w relevant illustrations, this unprec edented scholarly book will be a source of information for the academics as well as of great interest to every person fascinated with Indian art.