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Image for BRITISH SCULPTURE AND THE COMPANY RAJ    Church Monuments and Public Statuary in Madras, Calcutta and Bombay to 1858

BRITISH SCULPTURE AND THE COMPANY RAJ Church Monuments and Public Statuary in Madras, Calcutta and Bombay to 1858

By: Groseclose Barbara

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Associated University Presses NJ: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2016025


Barbara Groseclose examines British public statuary and church monuments in India.Beginning with a brief history of the East India Company, the first chapter describes the physical settings for which the sculptures were intended and gives a short but colourful account of British life and death in India during the eighteenth century and the first half of the nineteenth century. Subsequent chapters concentrate on the manner in which sculptural imagery rewarded financial a... View more info

Image for A BRUSH WITH MONDRIAN   UNCOVERING SECRETS OF ART AND FAMILY

A BRUSH WITH MONDRIAN UNCOVERING SECRETS OF ART AND FAMILY

By: Louis Yvonne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Murdpch Books, Australia: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017016


The author's journey to discover her past. View more info

Image for DIEGO    Dreaming With His Eyes Open, A Life of Diego Rivers

DIEGO Dreaming With His Eyes Open, A Life of Diego Rivers

By: Marnham Partrick

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Books London: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017063


The author brings the art, the politics and the complexity of the man into vivid focus. He beautifully demonstrates that just as Rivera mythologized himself, the artist also endowed the Mexican people with a national myth, melding a troubled revolutionary history and an Indian culture obsessed with death into something bold and visionary. View more info

THE FLOWER HUNTER, The Remarkable Life of Ellis Rowan

By: Morton-Evans Christine & Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017036


Ellis Rowan was one of Australia's most accomplished artists and an incredible adventurer. During World War 1 she went alone into the tropical jungles of New Guinea in search of all 72 known species of the Bird of Paradise. Not only was she the first white woman to do such a thing, she was also 70 years old. View more info