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Buddhist Paintings from Shrines and Temples in Ceylon

By: Dhanapala, D.B. (Introduction by)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The New American Library: 1964

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 004879

ISBN: no

Condition: Fine


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. View more info