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Author Becker, Catherine, 1974- author

Title Shifting stones, shaping the past : sculpture from the Buddhist stupas of Andhra Pradesh / Catherine Becker
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white), map (black and white)
Summary In a wide-ranging exploration of the creation and use of Buddhist art in Andhra Pradesh, India, from the second and third centuries of the Common Era to the present, Catherine Becker shows how material remains and visual experiences shape and reveal essential human concerns
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on September 24, 2014)
Subject Buddhist relief (Sculpture) -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.
Relief (Sculpture), Indic -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.
Limestone sculpture -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.
Stūpas -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.
Art and society -- India -- Andhra Pradesh.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199359424 (ebook)