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.
From early book-bindings and paintings, manuscripts and illustrations, through art from Persia and Turkey, to Mughal Portraits and hunting scenes.
Islamic art is here represented by monographs, illustrated catalogs and scholarly journals such as Ars Orientalis and Artibus Asiae.
An excellent website for viewing works of art and historical context is the Los Angeles Museum of Art collection.
Asia Fine Books began an exclusively online business in the fall of 2000, with a concentration on rare, reference and selected general interest books on the art and architecture of Asia including China, India, Japan, Nepal, Tibet and Southeast Asia, with a special interest in the arts of Cambodia. We are a member of the IOBA, Independent Online Booksellers Association. The majority of the books in inventory are rare and now out of print. Quality newer titles are included in inventory as they are released, grouped under the subject area and not gathered separately.
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.