A history of fine art in India and Ceylon from the earliest times to the present day by Vincent Arthur Smith

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .

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Subjects:

  • Art -- India -- History.,
  • Art -- Sri Lanka -- History.,
  • India -- Antiquities.,
  • Sri Lanka -- Antiquities.

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Statementby Vincent A. Smith.
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Paginationvii, 516p. :
Number of Pages516
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Open LibraryOL23134183M

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Indian art and architecture, works of art and architecture produced on the Indian subcontinent, which is now divided among India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. In the Western world, notable collections of Indian art can be seen in the British Museum, in the Victoria and Albert Museum, and in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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