Image and Identity Second Edition Painting and Sculpture in Pakistan

  • Image and Identity Second Edition Painting and Sculpture in Pakistan
  • Year: 2010
  • Availability: In Stock
  • 60.0000


Description
This is the first-ever history of art written in the country, which discusses artistic forms and personal identities of artists as a discourse on the modern and contemporary art of Pakistan. The author argues that Pakistani art is a distinct facet of the Muslim heritage of the subcontinent. A separate chapter deals with Pakistan�s women artists, who are defining their independent role in the gender context. A chapter on sculpture draws notice for the first time to its lively existence in Pakistan.

 

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