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Author Eaton, Natasha, 1974-
Title Mimesis across empires : artworks and networks in India, 1765-1860 / Natasha Eaton
Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 2013
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  N7303 .E28 2013    AVAILABLE    30520020785615
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  N7303 E14 2013    AVAILABLE    30530001163542
Descript xv, 331 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Objects/histories
Objects/histories
Note 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
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-322) and index
Subject Art, Indic -- 19th century
Art, Indic -- 18th century
Art, British -- India
Art, Colonial -- India
Art, Mogul -- Influence
Mogul Empire -- Civilization -- Influence
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