History of Art and Architecture 285
Indian Miniature Painting
Catalog Number: 9772
Enrollment: Limited to 15
Half course (fall term).
EXAM GROUP: 6, 7
The course examines some important styles, notably western Indian manuscript painting, the Mughal school patronized by the emperor Akbar and its origins, and painting from selected states of Rajasthan. Patronage, and the relationship of painting to literature, music, religion, and political, social, and cultural conditions, will also be studied.
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