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24 pages text followed by 28 plates, some double-page. Bibliography. A Mentor-Unesco Art Book published by arrangement with UNESCO. The author "discusses the deeply religious basis of Sinhalese temple paintings - a medium through which traditional myths were explained to the followers of Buddha. He describes the composition, color, and form; the symbol and style characteristic of this art." Clean throughout; binding square and tight.
Title: Buddhist Paintings from Shrines and Temples in Ceylon
Edition: First Printing
Publisher: New York, The New American Library: 1964
ISBN Number: no
Binding: Pictorial Wrapper (softcover)
Book Condition: Fine
Size: 6.5 " x 4.375"
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 004879
Keywords: buddhist paintings art temple art shrines,