download Textbooks Divine Pleasures - Painting from India's Rajput Courts, the Kronos Collection.Author Terence McInerney –

Gorgeous and well written This Splendidly Illustrated Publication Features Over Important Paintings From The Predominantly Hindu Rajput Tradition Of Indian Painting, And Are Highlights From The Kronos Collection, One Of The Finest Holdings Of Indian Art These Remarkable Works Most Of Them Published And Illustrated Here For The First Time Were Painted Between The Th And Th Centuries For The Indian Royal Courts In Rajastan And The Punjab Hills Many Of The Paintings Are Characterized By Their Brilliant Colors And Vivid Depictions Of Scenes From Hindu Epics, Mystical Legends, And Courtly Life Along With An Informative Entry For Every Work And A Personal Essay By Expert And Collector Steven M Kossak, The Book Contains An Extensive Essay By Terence McInerney That Outlines The History Of Indian Painting, With A Special Emphasis On The Rajput Courts, And Provides An Overview Of The Subject With Fresh Insights And Interpretations This collection of Indian paintings is best in category. Well documented and lavishly illustrated with ravishing paintings, its worth far exceeds its price. Excellent read, beautiful images I discovered Mughal miniature paintings after watching Civilizations on Netflix So glad I purchased this book Highly recommend adding to any art enthusiast library.