[ eBook ] City Palace Museum, Udaipur: Paintings of Mewar Court Life (Museums of India) [Idioma Inglés]Author Andrew Topsfield – Z55z.co

Among the museum s varied collections is an outstanding group of unusually large pictures of court life that were painted at Udaipur from arounduntil as late as the s Ambitiously conceived and teeming with lively detail, these scenes of durbar assemblies, state processions, hunting expeditions, elephant fights, festivals and other royal pastimes are without parallel in Indian painting of the period They vividly evoke a courtly way of life that has now disappeared As works of art, they reveal the resilient imagination of the traditional Mewar artists under the influences of the Mughal school and later of Western art and photography Almost unknown until the first publication of this volume in , these remarkable paintings are here fully discussed and illustrated in colour NOTA El libro no est en espa ol, sino en ingl s