b1243. Icons of Piety Images of Whimsy: Asian Terra-Cottas from the Walter-Grounds Collection
by Pal, Pratapaditya
Los Angeles County Museum of Art 1987 exhibition. Paperback. The terra cottas covered here are from Pakistan, India, Nepal, Tibet, Sri Lanka, Burma, Thailand and Indonesia. Most of the objects are sculptures made for sacred and secular purposes, and are, generally, unglazed, and either modeled by hand or made from molds or the result of combining both methods. All catalogue objects are accompanied by detailed text entries. Bibliography. Illus., 5 color; 76 b&w catalogued objects. 124p
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