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Splendour of Indian miniatures

Francis Brunel

Splendour of Indian miniatures

by Francis Brunel

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Published by Delroisse in Boulogne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miniature painting, Indic.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMiniatures de l"Inde., Indian miniatures.
    StatementFrancis Brunel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1337.I5 B77 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3881918M
    ISBN 102855180708
    LC Control Number81209289

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The Mughal empire dominated India for three centuries, rivalling the greatest rulers of Europe and the East in its power and splendour. Under such enlightened patrons as Akbar the Great in the 16th century and Jahangir and Shah Jahan in the 17th ce. Orissa School. The Orissa School of miniature painting came into existence during the 17th century A.D.

Though the usage of paper was widespread in India during the 17th century, Orissa School of miniature paintings stuck to its tradition as it continued using palm leaves to display this intricate art form.

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The Mughals Brought Miniature Painting, An Offshoot Of Manuscript Painting, To India In The 14ThTh Centuries. It Took Deep Root In What Is Known Today As Rajasthani Painting. Its Implantation In Rajasthan Is Mainly Due To The Close Political And Social Contacts Between The Mughal Rulers Of North India And Feudal Rajput Princelings Who Flourished In Northwestern India Between The 15Th.

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Maharaja: The Splendour of India’s Royal Courts is the V&A’s latest exhibition (until 17 January ). It sets out to explore the lives of India’s princes from the 18th century to the end.The term miniature suggests a tiny painting but in fact indicates a style of watercolour work similar to early European book illustrations which used the red pigment minia.

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