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Studies in Indian iconography

Prithvi Kumar Agrawala

Studies in Indian iconography

by Prithvi Kumar Agrawala

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Published by Publication Scheme in Jaipur, India .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Indic -- Themes, motives,
  • Mythology, Indic, in art

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementP.K. Agrawala.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7301 .A645 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p., [52] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1252791M
    ISBN 108185263906
    LC Control Number94902551

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