Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_wiki.exoticindiaart.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Buddhist > Art > BUDDHIST ART IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA (The Indian Influence on the Art of Thailand)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
BUDDHIST ART IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA (The Indian Influence on the Art of Thailand)
BUDDHIST ART IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA (The Indian Influence on the Art of Thailand)
Description
About the Book

The aim of this volume is to present a connected history of different forms of Buddhist art which flourished in South-East Asia, especially Thailand, from the early years of Christian era up to the end of the sixteenth century. The book thus furnishes for the first time, a connected and comprehensive account of the art of Thailand (or Siam, as previously known) and also intimately connected arts of India, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia and other neighbouring countries. In spite of the obscure history of Thailand and the dependence of its art on the other countries for inspiration, Dr. le May has succeeded in putting together reasoned and convincing account of over a period of 1500 years.

As the origin of all the forms of Buddhist art found in South-East Asia are to be sought in India, it is essential to obtain a thorough knowledge of Indian Buddhist art as groundwork, which always had the remarkable capacity to adapt itself to the need of every country, race and religion. Also, as the art of each and every one of these countries in South-East Asia is complimentary to the rest and a knowledge of each, such as this book provides, is indispensable to our understanding of the whole.

The book also contains over 200 Photographs selected to illustrate the different phase through which various art forms in Thailand have passed and also examples from India, Sri Lanka, Burma, Cambodia and Indonesia for comparison. It, thus not only interprets thoughts, theories, meanings and views on the origin, history, diffusion, structure and inter-relation, but also provides a guiding thread among the various styles and periods while giving an adequate and correct idea of the various schools and works of Buddhist art.

Contents

LIMESTONE HEAD OF BUDDHA (Mon Type)

FORWORD, BY SIR JOHN MARSHALL, Kt., C.I.E., Litt.D., F.B.A., F.S.A

PREFACE

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

CHAPTER

  1. Introductory

  2. The Different School of Art in Siam

  3. The Dvaravati (Mon-Indian) Period in Siam

  4. The Kingdom of Crivijaya and the Indo-Javanese School

  5. Funan, and the Khmer Period in Siam

  6. The Khmer Period in Siam (continued)

  7. The Origins of the Tai and Relations with Burma

  8. Further Relations with Burm and India, and the Rise of the Chiengsen School

  9. The Rise of the Tai in Siam and the Origin of the Suk'ot'ai School

  10. The Suk'ot'ai School

  11. The Schools of U-T'ong, Lopburi (Tai) and Ayudhya

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

  1. General

  2. Special

  3. List of Journals dealing with Far Eastern Art

INDEX

TWO MAPS:

  1. Showing relations and sea-routes between India and the Indo-Chinese Peninsula

  2. Showing Siam and the adjoining countries

Free Shipping. Delivered by to all international destinations within 3 to 5 days, fully insured.

BUDDHIST ART IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA (The Indian Influence on the Art of Thailand)

Item Code:
IDD775
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2004
ISBN:
8173052603
Language:
English
Size:
11.1" X 8.7"
Pages:
188 (B & W Illus: 208, Maps: 2)
Price:
$72.00   Shipping Free - 4 to 6 days
Be the first to rate this product
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
BUDDHIST ART IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA (The Indian Influence on the Art of Thailand)
From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 18986 times since 2nd Feb, 2009
About the Book

The aim of this volume is to present a connected history of different forms of Buddhist art which flourished in South-East Asia, especially Thailand, from the early years of Christian era up to the end of the sixteenth century. The book thus furnishes for the first time, a connected and comprehensive account of the art of Thailand (or Siam, as previously known) and also intimately connected arts of India, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia and other neighbouring countries. In spite of the obscure history of Thailand and the dependence of its art on the other countries for inspiration, Dr. le May has succeeded in putting together reasoned and convincing account of over a period of 1500 years.

As the origin of all the forms of Buddhist art found in South-East Asia are to be sought in India, it is essential to obtain a thorough knowledge of Indian Buddhist art as groundwork, which always had the remarkable capacity to adapt itself to the need of every country, race and religion. Also, as the art of each and every one of these countries in South-East Asia is complimentary to the rest and a knowledge of each, such as this book provides, is indispensable to our understanding of the whole.

The book also contains over 200 Photographs selected to illustrate the different phase through which various art forms in Thailand have passed and also examples from India, Sri Lanka, Burma, Cambodia and Indonesia for comparison. It, thus not only interprets thoughts, theories, meanings and views on the origin, history, diffusion, structure and inter-relation, but also provides a guiding thread among the various styles and periods while giving an adequate and correct idea of the various schools and works of Buddhist art.

Contents

LIMESTONE HEAD OF BUDDHA (Mon Type)

FORWORD, BY SIR JOHN MARSHALL, Kt., C.I.E., Litt.D., F.B.A., F.S.A

PREFACE

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

CHAPTER

  1. Introductory

  2. The Different School of Art in Siam

  3. The Dvaravati (Mon-Indian) Period in Siam

  4. The Kingdom of Crivijaya and the Indo-Javanese School

  5. Funan, and the Khmer Period in Siam

  6. The Khmer Period in Siam (continued)

  7. The Origins of the Tai and Relations with Burma

  8. Further Relations with Burm and India, and the Rise of the Chiengsen School

  9. The Rise of the Tai in Siam and the Origin of the Suk'ot'ai School

  10. The Suk'ot'ai School

  11. The Schools of U-T'ong, Lopburi (Tai) and Ayudhya

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

  1. General

  2. Special

  3. List of Journals dealing with Far Eastern Art

INDEX

TWO MAPS:

  1. Showing relations and sea-routes between India and the Indo-Chinese Peninsula

  2. Showing Siam and the adjoining countries

Free Shipping. Delivered by to all international destinations within 3 to 5 days, fully insured.

Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to BUDDHIST ART IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA (The Indian Influence on the Art of... (Buddhist | Books)

In Exact Adherence to Goddess Lakshmi’s Classical Iconography (Large Size)
South Indian Temple Wood Carving
35" X 18.0" X 7.0"
27.9 kg
Item Code: RL19
$995.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
(Large Size) Mayurasan Vijay Ganapati
Deal 15% Off
Brass Statue
47.0 inch x 36.0 inch x 13.0 inch
81.0 kg
Item Code: ZBM88
$3595.00$3055.75
You save: $539.25 (15%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Selections By Prem Joshua (Audio CD)
Music Today (2009)
70 Minutes
Item Code: ICT168
$28.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vira: Indian Classical for the 21st Century (Audio CD)
Talvin Singh& Rakesh Chaurasia
Times Music (2009)
67: 51 Minutes
Item Code: ICR422
$28.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Prithvi Earth with Vastu Benefits and Knowledge (Panchmahabhuta The 5 Elements) (Audio CD)
Various Artists
N A Classical Audio Cassettes co. (2007)
48 Min. 6 Sec. Approx
Item Code: IZZ695
$28.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Spark (Audio CD)
Various Artistes Music Today (2006)
58:26 Minutes
Item Code: ICR465
$28.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Traditional Medicine in South-East Asia and Indian Medical Science
by Dr. Gyanendra Pandey
Hardcover (Edition: 1997)
Sri Satguru Publications
Item Code: NAH269
$31.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Buddhist Annals and Chronicles of South-East Asia
Item Code: IDC821
$23.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
India and South-East Asia: The Buddhist and Hindu Tradition (A History of Architecture)
Deal 20% Off
by D.S. Sarma
Paperback (Edition: 1998)
Ellipsis London Limited
Item Code: NAC383
$16.00$12.80
You save: $3.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
History of Theravada Buddhism in South-East Asia (With special reference to India and Ceylon)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDC882
$28.50$22.80
You save: $5.70 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Hindu and Buddhist Monuments and Remains In South-East Asia
Deal 20% Off
by Amar Nath Khanna
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Aryan Books International
Item Code: IDK523
$85.00$68.00
You save: $17.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Youth of North- East India (Demographics and Readership)
Deal 20% Off
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
National Book Trust
Item Code: NAI450
$31.00$24.80
You save: $6.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
An Approach to The Cultural Mapping of North-East India: In Respect of Tribal Tales
Deal 20% Off
by Pratibha Mandal
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
The Asiatic Society
Item Code: NAB824
$62.00$49.60
You save: $12.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Blood Telegram: India’s Secret War in East Pakistan
by Gary J. Bass
Hardcover (Edition: 2013)
Random House India
Item Code: NAH213
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Journey of Violin From West to East
by Dr. Pushpa Satyasheil
Hardcover (Edition: 2013)
Kanishka Publishers
Item Code: NAL570
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Thank you so much. Your service is amazing. 
Kiran, USA
I received the two books today from my order. The package was intact, and the books arrived in excellent condition. Thank you very much and hope you have a great day. Stay safe, stay healthy,
Smitha, USA
Over the years, I have purchased several statues, wooden, bronze and brass, from Exotic India. The artists have shown exquisite attention to details. These deities are truly awe-inspiring. I have been very pleased with the purchases.
Heramba, USA
The Green Tara that I ordered on 10/12 arrived today.  I am very pleased with it.
William USA
Excellent!!! Excellent!!!
Fotis, Greece
Amazing how fast your order arrived, beautifully packed, just as described.  Thank you very much !
Verena, UK
I just received my package. It was just on time. I truly appreciate all your work Exotic India. The packaging is excellent. I love all my 3 orders. Admire the craftsmanship in all 3 orders. Thanks so much.
Rajalakshmi, USA
Your books arrived in good order and I am very pleased.
Christine, the Netherlands
Thank you very much for the Shri Yantra with Navaratna which has arrived here safely. I noticed that you seem to have had some difficulty in posting it so thank you...Posting anything these days is difficult because the ordinary postal services are either closed or functioning weakly.   I wish the best to Exotic India which is an excellent company...
Mary, Australia
Love your website and the emails
John, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India