Jeypore portfolio of architectural details, Vol.I(Parts 1-2)), Part 1: Copings and Plinths, Part 2: Pillars--Caps and Bases
Jacob, Samuel Swinton
The Jeypore Portfolio comprises 12 parts which will be published by Studio;Orientalia in 6 volumes. Vol. I: Part 1 Copings and Plinths & Part 2;Pillars - Caps and Bases; Vol. II: Part 3 Carved Doors & Part 4 Brackets;;Vol. III: Part 5 Arches & Part 6 Balustrades; Vol. IV: Part 7 String and;Band Patterns & Part 8 Wall and Surface Decorations; Vol. V: Part 9 Dados &;Part 10 Parapets and Friezes; Vol. VI: Part 11 Chatris and Domed Roofs &;Part 12 Jharokas or Balcony Windows. (Parts 7-8 have never been reprinted;before).;;Contents --;A Fusion of East and West -- Samuel;Swinton Jacob and The Indo-Saracenic Style by Peter Moss (New introduction);;In conclusion, it may be stated that this magnificent work is by far the best collection of illustrations of ornamental art in connection with the architecture of India that has yet appeared; to those who have not seen India it will convey the most correct idea of the lavish expenditure of artistic design which is to be found on the buildings of that country.;(R.I.B.A. Journal, 18th Dec. 1890, p. 96.);;Volumes 2 - 6 are in preparation and will be published in sequence.;Vol. 2 - Part 3 Carved Doors;Part 4 Brackets;Vol. 3 - Part 5 Arches;Part 6 Balustrades;Vol. 4 - Part 7 String and Band Patterns;Part 8 Wall and Surface Decorations;Vol. 5 - Part 9 Dados &;Part 10 Parapets;Vol. 6 - Part 11 Chatris and domed Roofs;Part 12 Jharokas or Balcony Windows
ISBN 13: 9788192450261
ISBN 10: 8192450260
Pages etc.: xix+174p., full of col. illus., 34x23cm.
Subject(s): Fine Arts
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