Tantra: Tantric, Jain and Cosmic Art from India
48 pages with 45 entries. The catalogue from an exhibition held in London, 4 – 30 November, 2010. With bronzes, stone, paintings and works on paper, which include diagrams, mandalas, and symbols, many of Jain origin.
Notable items include: Durga Pataka, Rajasthan, 19th century; Cosmic Manifestations of vishnu (Vasudeva) Gouache and gold pigment on cloth, Rajasthan, 19th century; Hanuman Yantra, South India, 18th century; Folio from a Jain cosmological manuscript, gouache and ink on paper, Gujarat, 17th century. An excellent collection in a well produced and illustrated format.
Paperbound, contents in excellent clean condition, lightest of surface wear to cover. 9.5 by 12.6 inches.