Asian Art at the Norton Simon Museum: Volume 3: Art from Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia

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Asian Art at the Norton Simon Museum: Volume 3: Art from Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia
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This gorgeously illustrated book completes a three-volume series cataloguing the Asian art collection at the Norton Simon Museum. The volume includes approximately 180 religious artworks from Sri Lanka, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Burma and Laos, as well as Ban Chiang pottery and rain drums. Stone and metal sculptures from Cambodia and Thailand are an area of particular strength in this collection.

A substantial introduction to the volume provides pertinent information about the cultural milieu that inspired the creation of these artworks. Each object is then illustrated and discussed in detail in the catalogue section of the book.

ISBN: 
9780300101485
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Binding: 
Hardcover
Publication Date: 
January 1, 2003