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Illustrations of the rock-cut temples of India

selected from the best examples of the different series of caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore. Drawn on stone by Mr. T.C. Dibdin, from sketches ... made on the spot ... in the years 1838-9

by James Fergusson

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Published by J. Weale in London .
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    Subjects:
  • Caves,
  • Temples

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Fergusson, esq
    ContributionsDibdin, T. C. (Thomas Colman), 1810-1893
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 63 pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates (3 double) :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26357217M

    8 Aug - Rock-cut architecture is the creation of structures, buildings, and sculptures, by excavating solid rock where it naturally occurs. Although rock-cut structures differ from traditionally built structures in many ways, many rock-cut structures are made to replicate the facade or interior of traditional architectural forms. The three main uses of rock-cut architecture 11 pins. Get this from a library! The rock-cut temples of India: illustrated by seventy-four photographs taken on the spot by Major Gill. [James Fergusson].

    Illustrations of the Rock-Cut Temples of India: Selected from the Best Examples of the Different Series of Caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore. Drawn on Stone by Mr. T. C. Dibdin, from Sketches Brand: James Fergusson. Illustrations of the Rock Cut Temples of India. London: John Weale, E-mail Citation» This is a book with numerous illustrations from Western Indian rock-cut caves, including Ellora, with descriptive notes.

    GILL. Item # FERGUSSON, James. THE ROCK-CUT TEMPLES OF INDIA. Illustrated by seventy-four photographs taken on the spot by Major Gill. London: John Murray, xix, 76 pp. numbered to 8vo., half red gilt morocco over plain grey cloth boards. with 68 of the 74 half-stereo albumen prints. Langdon Warner's copy with a few notes in pencil in his . The Masrur Temples, also referred to as Masroor Temples or Rock-cut Temples at Masrur, is an early 8th-century complex of rock-cut Hindu temples in the Kangra Valley of Beas River in Himachal Pradesh, India. The temples face northeast, towards the Dhauladhar range of the Himalayas. They are a version of North Indian Nagara architecture style, dedicated to Shiva, Affiliation: Hinduism.


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Illustrations of the rock-cut temples of India: selected from the best examples of the different series of caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore. Drawn on stone by Mr. Dibdin, from sketches made on the spot in the years Author: Fergusson, James, Keywords.

Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi. Book Number: Book Title: Illustrations of the Rock Cut temples of India Book Author: Fergusson, James.

Digital Rare Book: Illustrations of the Rock-Cut temples of India - Selected from the best examples of the different series of caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore. Drawn on stone by Mr. Dibdin, from sketches made on the spot in the years By James Fergusson () and Thomas Colman Dibdin ( Digital Rare Book: Illustrations of the Rock-Cut Temples of India Selected from the best examples of the different series of caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore.

Drawn on stone by Mr. Dibdin, from sketches made on the spot in the years Get this from a library. Illustrations of the rock-cut temples of India: selected from the best examples of the different series of caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore.

Drawn on stone by Mr. T.C. Dibdin, from sketches made on the spot in the years. [James Fergusson; T C Dibdin]. About The Book Temple making is generally a movement of the creator's idea from within to the exteriors through the medium of stones. He projects the mass frontally, elevated vertically in three-dimensional forms and creates a structural edifice.

In contrast, the rock-cut temple presents the spectrum of life moving from outside to inside to create a world of its own. The variant title on the added title-plate reads, 'Illustrations Of The Rock Cut Temples Of India By James Fergusson Esqr.

Published By John Weale, 49, High Holborn. And N. Hanhart, Lithographic Printers.' This volume was accompanied by a text volume, 'Illustrations Of The Rock-Cut Temples Of India. Text To Accompany The Folio Volume Of Plates.

Architectural novelties. Ellora's spectrum in Indian art history. Appendix. Bibliography. Index. Illustrations. "The present book breaks new grounds in being among the first such juxtaposed studies of two great focal centres of Rock-cut Art-- one in the lower Tamil Nadu and the other in the Upper : Hardcover.

Illustrations Of The Rock-Cut Temples Of India. Text To Accompany The Folio Volume Of Plates. By James Fergusson, Esq. James Fergusson. RA Collection: Book. 4. Stunning Rock Cut Cave Temples of India: Badami Caves. In Karnataka’s northern part, there is a district called Bagalkot.

That’s where the Badami Cave Temples are located. These cave temples are a complete complex of 4 Hindu temples, a Jain temple and possibly a Buddhist cave temple. Built during the Chalukya Dynasty rule.

Rock-cut shrines represent the fountains of creativity wherein ideas of art germinated as sapling and were later nurtured into trees. Rock-cut cave temple architecture of South India, spanning a period of over four hundred years and patronized by the Calukya, Pallava, and Rastrakutas, as a symbol of political vitality, is a unique contribution Author: Preeti Sharma.

Other articles where Rock-cut temple is discussed: India: Architecture: many cave temples hewn from rock (of which those at Ajanta and Ellora are most noteworthy); the Sun Temple at Konarak (Konarka); the vast temple complexes at Bhubaneshwar, Khajuraho, and Kanchipuram (Conjeeveram); such Mughal masterpieces as Humayun’s tomb and the Taj Mahal; and, from.

Illustrations Of The Rock-cut Temples Of India by James Fergusson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Digital Rare Book: Text to the accompanying folio volume of plates: Illustrations of the Rock-Cut temples of India Selected from the best examples of the different series of caves at Ellora, Ajunta, Cuttack, Salsette, Karli, and Mahavellipore.

Drawn on stone by Mr. Dibdin, from sketches made on the spot in the years About the Book The Present book breaks new grounds in being among the first such juxtaposed studies of two great focal centres of Rock-out Art one in the lower Tamil Nadu and the other in the Upper Deccan.

The former of the two centres was reared under the early Pandyan dynasty of Madurai, and the latter, under the redoubtable Calukyas of Badami.

This is a partial list of Indian rock-cut temples by state or union territory. This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. Harvalem Caves, Sanquelim, Goacirca. 6th century. None of these have been studied scientifically yet.

15 rock-cut temples in the Indo-Aryan style are richly carved. This is a unique monolithic structure. Given below is a list of rock-cut temples in India. Here is a list for you - List of Rock-Cut Temples in India The Barabar Caves are one of the oldest rock-cut caves in India and are present from the time of Maurya Empire – BCE.

The caves are made in such a way that they look like wood. Things To Do. In the city of Bhubaneswar, well known as a city of temples, there are two hills rising amidst the wide flat lands.

Nestled in these hills of Udayagiri and Khandagiri are 32 caves which are unique as they are among the earliest Jain rock-cut : Krutika Haraniya. Hardcover. Condition: New. Written specifically in lucid Language for beginners and General readers, Temples of South India is a book rich in information and illustrations.

It surveys and analyses the main South Indian temples and Sculptures dynasty wise.Indian rock-cut architecture is more various and found in greater abundance in that country than any other form of rock-cut architecture around the world.

Rock-cut architecture is the practice of creating a structure by carving it out of solid natural rock. Rock that is not part of the structure is removed until the only rock left makes up the architectural elements of the excavated interior.Author by: H.

ATMARAM Languange: en Publisher by: Amar Chitra Katha Pvt Ltd Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 14 Total Download: File Size: 47,6 Mb Description: The Rashtrakootas who ruled in Deccan for two and a half centuries ( to AD) respected all faiths of their is reflected in Ellora where we find rock-cut cave-temples .