With photographic and scholarly studies on the magnificent 12th century temple complex at Angkor Wat and the Bayon. Together with illustrated volumes on the arts, ceramics, dance and sculpture. For outstanding collections of Khmer art visit the websites of the Musee Guimet and the National Museum of Cambodia.
The website at Oriental Architecture offers a good overview of the temple complexes of Cambodia.
From the delicate beauty of the many schools of Indian miniature painting to the large scale temple wall decoration, cloth pichhvai’s and the popular paintings of Calcutta and the gloriously colored devotional print. Sculpture is represented again by studies of schools and styles, such as the Chola bronze and the various temple representations of the gods and goddesses in repose and vital action.
The Peabody Essex Museum houses the Figiel collection of Indian sculpture and has an excellent online catalog of the title Ritual bronzes of Maharashtra. The Freer Sackler Gallery has at the moment an excellent online feature Sensuous and the Sacred: Chola Bronzes.
Asia Fine Books also carries a collection of antique postcards and laser and silver gelatin prints of scenes in Cambodia and India from the beginning of the last century.
Always accepting single volumes and collections in the field of Asian art and history. I will take your books on consignment and try to get the very best price for you based on value.