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Contemporary Tibetan Paintings
China: CICC, 2000. 1st Edition
Hardcover with complete Dj. All color plates. Chinese? text.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 30853                         Order / Enquire

Archer, W. G.
Visions of Courtly India. The Archer Collection of Pahari Miniatures
London/NY: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1976. 1st Edition
156 pp. Ilustrated with 80 plates, some in colour. Corners slightly bumped. Rare in hardcover.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 15618                         Order / Enquire

Archer, W.G.
Indian Painting in Bundi and Kotah
London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1959. 1st Edition
82pp. With b&w plates. Bottom corner slightly bumped.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 5954                         Order / Enquire

Archer, W.G.
Indian Miniatures.
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, 1960. 
Hardcover in dj. Over 200 pp. Illustrtaed with 100 plates, including 50 colourplates tipped in. Small faint stain to upper front cover, and a couple of very small remainder stamps to rear endpapers; dj edge-worn, with large chip to front panel, affecting cover title and cover illustration. For all that, the book's interior is still a magnificent production, clean & bright.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 2155                         Order / Enquire

Aryan, K. C.; Aryan, Subhashini
Hanuman in Art and Mythology
Delhi.: Rekha Prakashan, 1974. 
Oblong 4to. Hardcover in dj. n.d. (>1974). 189 pp. 136 illustrations, many in colour plus additional b/w illustrations in text; map. Spine head & tail slightly sunned; dj chipped on spine head & tail, partially affecting author's name in spine title.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 16929                         Order / Enquire

Ashencaen, Deborah and Dr. Gennady Laonov
The Mirror of Mind Art of Vajrayana Buddhism
UK: Spink, 1995. 
107pp. 68 lots, all illustrated in color. Ink prices annotations to each lot.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 28865                         Order / Enquire

Asher, Frederick M.
The Art of Eastern India, 300-800
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1980. 
Hardcover in complete dj. 143 pp. + plates. 253 illustrations in b/w; 2 maps. A couple of short closed tears to dj.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 28162                         Order / Enquire

Atul, Esin.(editor)
Islamic Art & Patronage. Treasures From Kuwait.
NY.: Rizzoli., 1990. 1st. ed..
Please inquire                          Book Number: 2509                         Order / Enquire

Baker, Ian A.
The Dalai Lama's Secret Temple. Tantric Wall Paintings from Tibet
N. Y.: Thames & Hudson, 2000. 1st Edition
216 pp. With 188 illustrations, 150 of them in colour. Introduction by Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama of Tibet.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 15873                         Order / Enquire

Barrett, Douglas & Gray, Basil
Painting of India
: Skira, 1963. 1st US Ed.
Hardcover in complete dj. 213 pp. 82 colourplates tipped in. Some tanning to topedge, and a few ink marks on soiled fore-edge.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 15734                         Order / Enquire

Bean, Susan S.
Timeless Visions: Contemporary Art of India from the Chester and Davida Herwitz Collection
Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1999. 1st
95pp. Numerous full page colour plates.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 9508                         Order / Enquire

Beguin, Gilles et al.
Dieux et Demons De l'Himalaya: Art Du Bouddhisme Lamaique
Paris: Editions Des Musees Nationaux, 1977. 
315pp. Numerous illustrations mostly in b/w some in colour. Index. Text in French. Pictorial paste down on front cover.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 8130                         Order / Enquire

Berger, Patricia; Bartholomew, Terese Tse
Mongolia. The Legacy of Chinggis Khan
London & New York: Thames & Hudson, 1995. 1st Edition
339 pp. 310 illustrations, 237 of them in colour.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20158                         Order / Enquire

Beurdeley, Jean-Michel (text); Hans Hinz (photographs).
Thai Forms.
NY: John Weatherhill, 1980. 1st US Ed.
Hardcover in complete dj. in card slipcase. 127 pp. With 100 b&w and 20 colour plates. Translated from the French.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 3679                         Order / Enquire

Binney, Edwin
The Mughal and Deccani Schools: Indian Miniature Painting from the Collection of Edwin Binney, 3rd
USA: Portland Art Museum, 1974. 
203pp. 20 colour plates and 182 b/w illustrations. Bibliography and glossary. Exhibition catalog. Slightly rubbed at edges.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 10835                         Order / Enquire

Binyon, Laurence
Painting in the Far East: An Introduction to the History of Pictorial Art in Asia Especially China and Japan
London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1908. 
279pp. 30 b/w plates. Notes and index. top edge gilt. Light soil to cover. Shelfwear
Please inquire                          Book Number: 8965                         Order / Enquire

Thai Painting.
Tokyo: Kodansha, 1976. 
Hardcover in complete dj. 271 pp. Over 160 illustrations,some in color. Some soiling to rear white dj panel.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 698                         Order / Enquire

Buddha Jayanti Ceelebrations Committee.
The Way of the Buddha.
Delhi.: Government of India. Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, 1956. 1st. edition.
Hardcover in dj. n.d. (1956). 330pp. Several colour plates and countless b/w illustrations of Buddha sculptures. Bibliography. Typed presentation plate on front free endpaper; light soiling to rear; dj chipped on rear panel, with discoloured spine and minor chipping to tips.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 2507                         Order / Enquire

Chandra, Moti; Shah, Umakant P.
New Documents of Jaina Painting.
Bombay: Shri Mahavira Jaina Vidyalaya, 1975. 
Hardcover in original acetate. 103 pp. Numerous tipped in colourplates17 plates hors du texte and 91 b/w illustrations on plates hors du texte. Acetate slightly chipped with closed tear.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 6762                         Order / Enquire

The Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (6 Volumes )
NY, U.S.A.: Christie's, 2015. 1st Edition
Rare. In six volumes. Volume 1 (March 17, 2015): Masterworks: Including Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art, Chinese and Japanese Works of Art. 327 + 3 pp., profusely illustrated in color. Lists 58 lots. Volume 2 (March 18, 2015): Chinese Furniture, Scholar's Objects and Chinese Paintings. 307 + 2pp., profusely illustrated in color. Lists lots 101-355. Volume 3 (March 19, 2015): Chinese Works of Art: Qing Ceramics, Glass and Jade Carvings. 223 + 2 pp., profusely illustrated in color. Lists lots 401-645. Volume 4 (March 20, 2015): Chinese Works of Art Metalwork, Sculpture and Early Ceramics. 219 + 2 pp., profusely illustrated in color. Lots 701-870. Volume 5 (March 21, 2015): European Decorative Arts, Carpets, Old Master Paintings and Asian Works of Art. 239 + 2 pp., profusely illustrated in color. Lists lots 1001-1330. Volume 6: The Library. 79 + 2 pp., profusely illustrated in color. Generally in excellent condition but corners lightly bumped.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 30826                         Order / Enquire

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