skip to content
Himalayas : an aesthetic adventure Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Himalayas : an aesthetic adventure

Author: Pratapaditya PalAmy HellerOskar von HinüberGautamavajra VajrācāryaArt Institute of Chicago.All authors
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Art Institute of Chicago in association with University of California Press and Mapin Pub., ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Presents and describes 187 Hindu and Buddhist artworks of the Himalayas from the sixth through the nineteenth centuries; geographically themed essays; and translations and interpretations of several Nepali, Kashmiri, and Tibetan inscriptions.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogues
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pal, Pratapaditya.
Himalayas.
Chicago, Ill. : Art Institute of Chicago in association with University of California Press and Mapin Pub., ©2003
(OCoLC)606928066
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pratapaditya Pal; Amy Heller; Oskar von Hinüber; Gautamavajra Vajrācārya; Art Institute of Chicago.; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
ISBN: 0520239016 9780520239012 0520239008 9780520239005 8188204218 9788188204212
OCLC Number: 51223583
Notes: Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Art Institute of Chicago, Apr. 5-Aug. 17, 2003 and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Oct. 18, 2003-Jan. 11, 2004.
Description: 308 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Catalogue of the Exhibition / Pratapaditya Pal.
Responsibility: Pratapaditya Pal ; with contributions by Amy Heller, Oskar von Hinüber, and Gautama V. Vajracharya.
More information:

Abstract:

This survey of the artistic achievements of Himalayan culture has been created to accompany an art exhibition that includes almost 200 of the finest works of art created between the 6th and 9th  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51223583> # Himalayas : an aesthetic adventure
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "51223583" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Place/chicago_ill> ; # Chicago, Ill.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/709.549607477311/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Topic/hindu_art_himalaya_mountains_region> ; # Hindu art--Himalaya Mountains Region
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1727577> ; # Buddhist art
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Topic/kunstvoorwerpen> ; # Kunstvoorwerpen
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1729895> ; # Hindu art
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1257195> ; # Himalaya Mountains Region.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Topic/goden> ; # Goden
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/N8193> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Topic/boeddhisme> ; # Boeddhisme
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Topic/buddhist_art_himalaya_mountains_region> ; # Buddhist art--Himalaya Mountains Region
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/131375374> ; # Art Institute of Chicago.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/56773343> ; # Amy Heller
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2484720> ; # Oskar von Hinüber
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/37168149> ; # Gautamavajra Vajrācārya
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/139247290> ; # Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
   schema:copyrightYear "2003" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108614280> ; # Pratapaditya Pal
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:description "Presents and describes 187 Hindu and Buddhist artworks of the Himalayas from the sixth through the nineteenth centuries; geographically themed essays; and translations and interpretations of several Nepali, Kashmiri, and Tibetan inscriptions."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/707399> ;
   schema:genre "Exhibition catalogues"@en ;
   schema:genre "Exhibition catalogs"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606928066> ;
   schema:name "Himalayas : an aesthetic adventure"@en ;
   schema:productID "51223583" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51223583#PublicationEvent/chicago_ill_art_institute_of_chicago_in_association_with_university_of_california_press_and_mapin_pub_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Agent/art_institute_of_chicago_in_association_with_university_of_california_press_and_mapin_pub> ; # Art Institute of Chicago in association with University of California Press and Mapin Pub.
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy043/2002043760.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9788188204212> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520239012> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520239005> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA406469> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA3Y6771> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51223583> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/707399#Agent/art_institute_of_chicago_in_association_with_university_of_california_press_and_mapin_pub> # Art Institute of Chicago in association with University of California Press and Mapin Pub.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Art Institute of Chicago in association with University of California Press and Mapin Pub." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1257195> # Himalaya Mountains Region.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Himalaya Mountains Region." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1727577> # Buddhist art
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Buddhist art"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1729895> # Hindu art
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Hindu art"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108614280> # Pratapaditya Pal
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Pal" ;
   schema:givenName "Pratapaditya" ;
   schema:name "Pratapaditya Pal" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/131375374> # Art Institute of Chicago.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Art Institute of Chicago." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/139247290> # Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2484720> # Oskar von Hinüber
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hinüber" ;
   schema:givenName "Oskar von" ;
   schema:name "Oskar von Hinüber" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37168149> # Gautamavajra Vajrācārya
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Vajrācārya" ;
   schema:givenName "Gautamavajra" ;
   schema:name "Gautamavajra Vajrācārya" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56773343> # Amy Heller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "Heller" ;
   schema:givenName "Amy" ;
   schema:name "Amy Heller" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520239005>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0520239008" ;
   schema:isbn "9780520239005" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520239012>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0520239016" ;
   schema:isbn "9780520239012" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9788188204212>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "8188204218" ;
   schema:isbn "9788188204212" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606928066>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Himalayas." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51223583> ; # Himalayas : an aesthetic adventure
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.