A Souvenir released on the occasion of the exhibition on South Indian bronzes.

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  • India,
  • Tamil Nadu.


  • Bronzes, Indic -- India -- Tamil Nadu,
  • Gods, Buddhist, in art,
  • Gods, Hindu, in art

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Articles on bronzes in Tamil Nadu.

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ContributionsGovernment Museum (Madras, India)
LC ClassificationsNK7976.A3 T367 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1375753M
LC Control Number92907608

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Souvenir released on the occasion of the exhibition on South Indian bronzes. Madras: Government Museum, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Government Museum (Chennai, India) OCLC Number: Notes: English and Tamil.

Manual on the bronzes in the Government Museum, Chennai: a typological and descriptive account of the bronzes displayed in the re-organised Bronze Gallery.

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He has unique anecdotes about the idols made in various metals - gold, silver, copper, brass and most common, bronze. Here was the irony me, a woman of South Indian origin (with Thanjavur antecedents, to be specific) who lives in the United States coming to London to see an exhibition of Bronzes from Thanjavur.

The central piece of the collection at the V & A museum is a 12 th century Shiva as Nataraja, that most quintessential of South Indian Bronze : Harini Narayan. The post deals with bronze casting technique, bronze sculptures in North and South India, and some of the important examples of bronze sculptures like Nataraja.

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The god Shiva in the garb of a mendicant, South Indian bronze from Tiruvengadu, Tamil Nadu, early 11th century; in the Thanjavur Museum and Art Gallery, Tamil Nadu P. Chandra During the Pallava period, metal sculpture closely followed the canons of contemporary stone sculpture, and the images were almost invariably frontal, though modelled fully in the round, with arms held symmetrically to.

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A good general survey of ancient and medieval bronzes is Indian Bronze Masterpieces, published in New Delhi in for the Festival of India. There are many books on Chola and South Indian bronzes, and several on Pala and Eastern Indian bronzes. Bronzes of Kashmir, by Pratapaditya Pal, first published inis the classic work on that region.

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