This work seeks to explain the reasons behind an Indian art renaissance, in a country where traditions are strong despite two centuries of foreign rule. It is arranged thematically to show every aspect of the Indian art scene and places the art in its social, cultural and political context. The contemporary Indian art scene is one of the most vibrant in the world, characterized by a delightful exuberance that has not been seen since the time of the great Mughals in the 16th and 17th centuries. The coming of independence ...

Art of Modern India 1999, Thames & Hudson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780500280461


Art of Modern India 1998, Thames & Hudson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780500237557