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Creator:
Eaton, Natasha, 1974-
Title:
Mimesis across empires : artworks and networks in India, 1765-1860 / Natasha Eaton.
Published/Created:
Durham ; London : Duke University Press, 2013.
Physical Description:
xv, 331 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N7303 .E28 2013 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Colonizing the exotic : Indian and colonial art in London -- The mirroring of mirrors : nostalgia, sovereignty, and unhomely images in Calcutta -- Mimicking kingship : sovereign genealogies, vernacular landscape, and the work of William Hodges -- Art and gift in India : mimesis and inalienability -- Sacrifice and the double : physiognomy, divination, and ethnographic art in India.
Subject Terms:
Art, British -- India.
Art, Colonial -- India.
Art, Indic -- 18th century.
Art, Indic -- 19th century.
Art, Mogul -- Influence.
Mogul Empire -- Civilization -- Influence.
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