The book in the hand presents the unknow
plentifulness of the Indian folk - and tribal art. The author Henning
carefully chosen masterpieces made out of bronze, wood or clay , to give the reader a one-of-a-kind insight into a culture,
that has kept its exceptional tradition.
In addition to that the author documents
religious events and the vivid daily routine using impressive and
colorful photos. This illustrated book allows the reader to get a
better understanding of the traditional arts and crafts and of the
aesthetic power and diversity of the fascinating masterpieces.
The more than 650 pictured objects are
described individually and are to some extent quite unknow to the
western world. They hail from an era, that encompasses several
centuries. The art lover is carried away into an unexpected,
impressive and mystic world.
The author has travelled numerous times
through India. This gave him the opportunity to provide a 304 pages
hard cover book with book jacket and manufactured in the size of
31cm x 24cm. The book has a thread stitching, a bookmarker and is
published with offset printing using 5 colors. This book will not
only be a highlight for collectors and connoisseurs, but also for
laypersons and lovers of arts.
The art book was published in 2010 with a
print run of 750 copies and is distributed in self-publish.
The book can be obtained for a price of
69,90 Euro plus shipment.