AAM161 - NEW BOOK
Asian Art Museum; McGill, Forrest ed: THE RAMA EPIC. Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe. 2016. xviii, 266 pp. Colour plates throughout. 30x21 cm. Cloth.
The Rama Epic - recounting the struggle of Prince Rama to defeat a powerful demonic king, rescue his wife and re-establish virtuous order in the world - has been a prime subject for the arts and literature throughout the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia for many centuries. This exhibition examines the story using 135 artworks (predominantly painting and sculpture) from museums in Europe and the United States.
Can be ordered in, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 2 in printed List 189.
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