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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2018) 68 (1): 33–46.
Published: 01 April 2018
... campaigns. It is not surprising that the architectural expression of the early Maratha kingdom had the same artisanal qualities and visual vocabulary as the sultanates of the Deccan, given that most of the Maratha elite families, including Shivaji's grandparents, had served at sultanate courts. Examples of...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2017) 67 (2): 189–208.
Published: 01 October 2017
... the careful planning of this site would have involved the collaboration of Indian and Iranian nobility, architects, and painters. Copyright © 2017 Asia Society 2017 Deccan architecture Islamic calligraphy talismans text and image Ni‘matullāh Sufi Timurid The existence of my existence is from his...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2019) 69 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 April 2019
... parts of South Asia, and many spectacular examples are located in the Western Ghats (a mountain range that runs along the western coast of the subcontinent) and inland along the various river valleys that carve up the Deccan plateau. They range in size from the very modest (such as Kondivte) to the...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2009) 59 (1): 57–80.
Published: 01 April 2009
...). reuse seen in mosques built in the Deccani territories of In its southeastern quadrant, the Karı¯m al-Dı¯n the Khaljı¯s and their Tughluq successors (1320–1414; courtyard also contains a Sufi shrine, architecturally in Deccan ca. 1321–1347) during the first half of the later than the mosque but...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2005) 55 (1): 65–78.
Published: 01 April 2005
... roundels flanking facade archways, grave is distinctive for its dark green stone,25 while the were carried over from the architecture of the Bahmani early seventeenth-century Mihtar-i Mahan mosque is dynasty, the earlier Deccan Islamic kingdom from which famous for its palatial gateway with...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2009) 59 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 April 2009
.... ALKA PATEL #15; The Historiography of Reuse in South Asia 5 14. See esp. Robert Hillenbrand, ‘‘Political Symbolism cally and culturally distinct as Gujarat and the Deccan— in Early Indo-Islamic Mosque Architecture Iran, vol. 26 and states as disparate as the early sultanates and the (1988), pp...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2011) 61 (1): 91–106.
Published: 01 April 2011
... architecture in the Deccan differ in both form and deco-˙ later Mara¯tha¯ Deccani temples, such as the Andeshwar ˙ ration from the Scindia chatrı¯s in Gwalior, thereby and Gopal, display features culled from the medieval precluding the Deccani...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2011) 61 (1): 61–89.
Published: 01 April 2011
... remained unfinished. complete according to the universally accepted modern Numerous examples exist of the category of unusable concept of finish appear to have been unworriedly ‘‘abandoned’’ monuments. At the Buddhist Ajanta¯ caves utilized for ritual worship by those who commissioned in the Deccan...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2013) 63 (1): 27–58.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., for example, one Oxford’s Bodleian Library. It is motivated by the dis- fragment traces a portion of a Deccan painting that a covery of preparatory materials that were in the posses- Bikaner ruler purchased from Bhagnagar (Hyderabad). sion of artists from the Rajput court of Bikaner until the A...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2009) 59 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 April 2009
... actively rethinking the historiogra- field. phy of many key encounters during the critical period This article examines how the expansion of political of sultanate expansion in the thirteenth and fourteenth authority during this period resulted in the deliberate centuries ce. Architectural historians, in...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2009) 59 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 April 2009
... image of voyeurism that was often ings. Yet the divide is more than a feature of the setting, repeated, at Lucknow and in the Deccan, showed a man for the history of such divisions had freighted it with or pair of men peeping from behind a tree at a bevy of symbolic weight. women (Fig. 4). In an...