Tibetan and Himalayan Library - THL

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Title: Art of Tibet
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Robert E. Fisher

Description: This fully illustrated book is a general introduction to the art of Tibet. It begins with a descriptions of the main figures portrayed in Tibetan art, from the Buddha to various protector deities. This is followed by a discussion of the various forms of Tibetan art. The latter part of the book outlines the development of Tibetan art from the 11th through 19th centuries. The book includes 180 illustrations. (Ben Deitle 2006-05-07)

Publisher: Thames and Hudson
Normalized publisher place: London
Publisher country: England
Published Date: 1997
Extent: 224 p. : 180 ill. (93 col.) ; 21 cm.
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Arts -- Visual Arts
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Art History -- Tibet
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Language: English

Table of Contents: Introduction -- The Tibetan Pantheon -- Structures, Objects, and Images -- The Development of Tibetan Styles (11th-14th Centuries) -- The Refinement of Tibetan Styles (15th-19th Centuries)

ISBN/ISSN: 0500203083
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Media type: Image
Resource Type: Book (single author)
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2006-05-07 13:36:21
Date Record Checked: 2006-05-07
Date Last Modified: 2006-05-07 13:43:11
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