World Art and Culture
What is a Mughal miniature?
Who built the Taj Mahal ?
Where are pashminas from ?
Arts and crafts offer a window into Indian culture, reflecting its history, technology, beliefs, and every-day life. Every piece of Indian art tells us something about the environment in which the cultuer developed, so that we can see how and why people make their art.
The titles that make up the 'World Art and Culture' series explore the fine arts, the decorative arts and design through the ages and in different cultures throughout the world. This volume considers Indian culture.