Featured Books

The highlighted title this month is The Bikaner School: Usta Artisans and Their Heritage, a superbly produced, comprehensive study of the Bikaner school of Indian miniature painting. First published in 2008 at a price of $350, now selling at $110.

Featured titles include The Arts of India from the collection at The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Ritual Bronzes of Maharashtra, cataloging the Figiel collection now housed at the Essex Peabody Museum. A wonderfully illustrated and produced volume from the Bhaktivedanta Book Trust which collects their paintings of the Lord Krishna from 1970’s through the 1990’s. Two titles on sculpture are highlighted, The Sensuous and the Sacred on Chola bronzes of Southern India, and Buddhist Sculpture in Clay, both brand new and in perfect condition.