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Title Sculpture of Angkor and ancient Cambodia : millennium of glory / Helen Ibbitson Jessup and Thierry Zephir, editors.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Gallery of Art, 1997.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  732.4 Q SCULPTURE    Check Shelf
Description xxxii, 381 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Note Exhibition catalog.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-371) and index.
Contents Cambodia from its beginnings / Maud Girard-Geslan -- Ancient Cambodia: a historical glimpse / Albert Le Bonheur -- Changing perspectives: Cambodia after Angkor / Ashley Thompson -- The religions of ancient Cambodia / Kamaleswar Bhattacharya -- Khmer epigraphy / Saveros Pou -- Nandin and his avatars / Ang Chouléan -- The figure of Hevajra and tantric Buddhism / Wibke Lobo -- The triumphs and perils of Khmer architecture: a structural analysis of the monuments of Angkor / John Sanday -- Khmer hydraulics / Jacques Dumarçay -- Temple-mountains and the Devarāja cult / Helen Ibbitson Jessup -- The meaning of Angkor Thom / Jean Boisselier -- The marvel of Banteay Srei / Thierry Zéphir -- Introduction to Khmer sculpture: general remarks / Thierry Zéphir.
Subject Sculpture, Khmer -- Exhibitions.
Sculpture -- Cambodia -- Angkor (Extinct city) -- Exhibitions.
Cambodia -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Jessup, Helen Ibbitson.
Zéphir, Thierry.
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
ISBN 0500237387 hardcover : cover alkaline paper
9780500237380 hardcover : cover alkaline paper
0894682725 paperback alkaline paper
9780894682728 paperback alkaline paper
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