Featured Books

 

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. One of a group of large black & white Calcutta scenes from the artist Stephen Livick is offered. From visits in the eighties these signed and limited edition works show us the gods and goddesses of Hinduism in scenes of festival and worship.