The Gandharan Kingdom of the 3rd and 4th centuries produced a classical style of stone sculpture, influenced by Greek traditions, founded in Buddhism, primarily noble Bodhisattvas and Buddhas.
With vintage black & white postcards from Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia, what was then French Indochina, dating from early 1900’s through the century. Superb and historically important visual records of the culture of the times with a special emphasis on the Royal Dance Troupes, whose art form would suffer so cruelly in the later part of the century, as well as the temple complexes & sculptures themselves.
Asia Fine Books also carries a collection of antique postcards and laser and silver gelatin prints of scenes in Cambodia and India from the beginning of the last century.
Always accepting single volumes and collections in the field of Asian art and history. I will take your books on consignment and try to get the very best price for you based on value.