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About This Book
  • Binding: : Hardbound
  • 13 Digit ISBN : 9788124600153
  • 10 Digit ISBN : 8124600155
  • Edition : 1st edition
  • Year : 1994
  • Pages : 234 p.
  • Size : 25
  • Weight (approx.) : 1000
  • Bibliographic Details : Maps; Gallery Plan; 39 Colour illustrations; 86 B/w photos; Bibliography; Index

Preface
Maps and Gallery Plan
List of Illustrations
Table of Transliteration
Abbreviations
Important Dates

1. Cultural Background

The City and its Religious Importance
Political History
Archaeological Significance
History of Campaigns and Acquisitions
Mathura School of Art

2. The Museum at Mathura

Old Building
Early Days
Development
Present Building
Administration
Reorganisation
Centenary Celebration
Activities
Arrangement of Objects

3. Prehistoric and Terracotta Finds

Palaeoliths
Copper Celts
Sonkh Remains
Early Ceramics
Terracotta Art

4. Mauryan and Shungan Sculptures

Mauryan
Shungan

5. Early Kushana Art

Characteristics
Jaina Icons
Buddhist Figures
Origin of the Buddha Image

6. Gandhara Sculptures at Mathura

Kambojika
Life Events-Birth
At the School
Meditation
Penance
Meditation
Gods Pay Homage
Jyotishka
Apalala
Buddha Refuses Anupama
A Discourse
Bimbisara's Welcome
Buddha
Ornamental Frieze
Other Bodhisattvas
Atlantes
Stuccos Head

7. Diversity of Kushana Art

Buddha's Life-Events
The Mat Portraits
Vema Kadphises
Kanishka
Cashtana
Surya Images
Naga (Snake) Deities
Brahmanical Icons 
Brahmanical Deities
Railing Pillars
Sonkh Sculptures
Shalabhanjika
Naga Panel

8. Gupta Sculptures

Buddha Icons
Transition Kushano-Gupta
Female Deities
Trideva Icons
Other Significant Images

9. Mathura Through Coins
10. Medieval Sculptures

Brahma Icons
Vishnu Icons
Incarnations
Shiva Icons
Mother Goddess Panels

Select Bibliography
Index to Exhibits
General Index
Colored Illustrations

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