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Christian Themes in Indian Art: From the Mogul Times Till Today

Anand Amaladass SJ and Gudrun Lowner, Manohar Pub, 2012, 428 p, Col. Ills and col. Maps, ISBN : 9788173049453, $165.00 (Includes free airmail shipping)

Christian Themes in Indian Art: From the Mogul Times Till Today

Contents: Introduction. 1. The Beginnings Of An Intercultural Encounter. 2. Christian-Muslim Encounter. 3. The Bengali Artists. 4. The Non Christian Artists. 5. The Christian Artists. 6. South Indian Artists. 7. Popular Christian Art. 8. Indian Church Architecture. Bibliography. Glossary. Index.

This book is a pioneering wok, showcasting Christian themes in Indian art from the beginnings of Christianity in India till today. The authors have, supplemented this with one chapter on architecture, particularly that of church buildings, and one on popular art, including stamps. Around 1100 rare coloured illustrations make this publication a unique reference book.

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