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Captured in Miniature
Mughal Lives through Mughal Art

by Suhag Shirodkar

with illustrations by 16th-century Mughal artists

The book introduces young learners to the fascinating Mughal Empire through paintings of that time.
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Category: Art, Children's Books, Painting
Tags: Mughal Empire, Mughal art, paintings, children's book, history
 
IN STOCK
216 x 280 mm | 8.5 x 11 in
Hardcover | 56 pages
50 colour illustrations
ISBN:
978-81-88204-83-0 (Mapin)
978-0-944142-61-5 (Grantha)?
 
PRICE:
Rs.395.00  | $16.95  | £11.95  | €13.00
 
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Table of contents


The Mughal Dynasty

Royal Lives

A Love for Nature

Dress and Costume

Celebrations

Royal Pursuits

A Painter's Life

 

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Description

Captured in Miniature reveals a magical experience that awaits us in the world of Mughal art. It introduces young learners to the fascinating Mughal Empire through a handful of paintings reproduced from collections of renowned museums and libraries of the world.

Interesting activities combined with the text familiarizes us with finer aspects of these magnificent art works. The lives of kings and queens, their pursuits, celebrations and costumes, painted to the very last detail are set in the backdrop of the world of animals, birds, trees and flowers, interacting animatedly in beautiful surroundings.

 
About the Author
Suhag Shirodkar enjoys watching young people learn and wishes grown-ups would stop taking the joy out of learning. This book was born of her conviction that children will delight in history - if adults will bring it alive for them.

Additional Information


This is the international (hardcover) edition.

 
 

Praise

"It proves one thing - history, or for that matter any academic subject, if presented to children in innovative ways, can be a delight."
The Mint

 

 

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Imprint: Mapin Children's Books

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