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Gathering leaves & lifting words histories of Buddhist monastic education in Laos and Thailand Justin Thomas McDaniel

Title:
Gathering leaves and lifting words
Author:
McDaniel, Justin  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 358 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Laos
Thailand
Thaïlande
Date:
2008
Topic:
Buddhism--Study and teaching--History  Search this
Buddhist monks--Education--History  Search this
Bouddhisme--Étude et enseignement--Histoire  Search this
Moines bouddhistes--Éducation--Histoire  Search this
11.93 Buddhism  Search this
Buddhism--Study and teaching  Search this
Buddhist monks--Training of  Search this
Buddhismus  Search this
Mönchtum  Search this
Religiöse Erziehung  Search this
Monasteries  Search this
Education  Search this
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147095

Royals and rebels the rise and fall of the Sikh empire Priya Atwal

Author:
Atwal, Priya  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 286 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations, maps 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2020
Topic:
Sikhs--History  Search this
Sikhs--Kings and rulers  Search this
Sikhs--Histoire  Search this
Sikhs  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147576

Widowmaker living and dying with the Corsair Tim Hillier-Graves

Author:
Hillier-Graves, Tim 1951-  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 202 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (black and white, and colour) 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2020
Topic:
Corsair (Fighter plane)--History  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations  Search this
Corsair (Fighter plane)  Search this
Military operations, Aerial  Search this
Call number:
UG1242.F5 H556 2020
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158749

Title Page

Designer:
Pierre Thomas Le Clerc, French, ca. 1740 - ca. 1796  Search this
Print Maker:
Jean-François Janinet, French, 1752-1814  Search this
Dedicatee:
Jean Baptiste Marie Pierre, French, 1714–1789  Search this
Publisher:
Chez Le Père et Avaulez, Paris, 1772–1777  Search this
Medium:
Crayon-manner with red ink on laid paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
France
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
1773
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-437-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48935921c-f007-43c6-b2c9-5d78c108a27a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-437-1

Flight of deities and rebirth of temples espisodes from Indian history Meenakshi Jain

Author:
Jain, Meenakshi  Search this
Physical description:
x, 405 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (black and white, and color) 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
India
Inde
Indien
Date:
2019
Topic:
Temples--History  Search this
Sacrilege--History  Search this
Religious facilities--Destruction and pillage--History  Search this
Art and architecture  Search this
Sacrilège--Histoire  Search this
Art et architecture  Search this
Temples  Search this
Sacrilege  Search this
Religious facilities--Destruction and pillage  Search this
Entweihung  Search this
Zerstörung  Search this
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1148012

Daemons are forever contacts and exchanges in the Eurasian pandemonium David Gordon White

Title:
Demons are forever
Author:
White, David Gordon  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 313 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color) 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2021
Topic:
Demonology--History  Search this
Mythology, Indo-European  Search this
Démonologie--Histoire  Search this
Mythologie indo-européenne  Search this
Demonology  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147699

Акоп Джугаеци / Ирина Дрампян

Title:
Hakob Jughayetsʻi
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Hacop Djoughaetsi
Author:
Drampian, I. R (Irina Rubenovna)  Search this
Author:
Jughayetsʻi, Hakob approximately 1550-1613 Paintings Selections  Search this
Sponsor:
Arvesti Institut (Hayastani Hanrapetutʻyan Gitutʻyunneri Azgayin Akademia)  Search this
Subject:
Jughayetsʻi, Hakob approximately 1550-1613  Search this
Physical description:
70 pages, 68 pages of plates illustrations (some color), maps, portraits 29 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Catalogues
Date:
2008
Topic:
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Armenian  Search this
Enluminure arménienne  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147702

The 1933 Chicago World's Fair a century of progress Cheryl R. Ganz

Author:
Ganz, Cheryl  Search this
Subject:
Weltausstellung Chicago 1933-1934  Search this
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) History  Search this
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 206 pages, 46 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color), map 26 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
2008
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Exhibitions--History  Search this
Världsutställningar--historia  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902362

Catalogue of Japanese color prints the Nishikiye Sha

Author:
Nishikiye Sha  Search this
Subject:
Kondō, Eizō 1883-1965 Art collections  Search this
Nishikiye Sha  Search this
Physical description:
27 pages, [9] leaves of plates illustrations 20 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
1917
Topic:
Color prints, Japanese  Search this
Color prints, Japanese--Reproductions  Search this
Art--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
NE1318.J3 N57 1917
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1008077

Arctic expressions Inuit art and the Canadian Eskimo Arts Council, 1961-1989 Susan Gustavison

Title:
Cape Dorset revisited
Author:
Gustavison, Susan J (Susan Joan) 1945-  Search this
Author:
McMichael Canadian Art Collection  Search this
Subject:
Canadian Eskimo Arts Council History  Search this
West-Baffin Eskimo Co-operative  Search this
Co-opérative des Esquimaux de l'île de Baffin de l'Ouest Catalogues  Search this
Physical description:
96 pages, 46 pages of plates illustrations (some color) 16 x 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
History
Place:
Northwest Territories
Cape Dorset
Nunavut
Date:
1994
Topic:
Inuit art  Search this
Estampe inuite  Search this
Inuit prints--Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_948146

The terracotta warriors exploring the most intriguing puzzle in Chinese history Edward Burman

Author:
Burman, Edward  Search this
Subject:
Qin shi huang Emperor of China 259 B.C.-210 B.C Tomb  Search this
Qin shi huang Emperor of China 259 B.C.-210 B.C Tomb  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 273 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (chiefly color), map 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Shaanxi Sheng
Chine
Shaanxi
Shaanxi Sheng (China)
Date:
2018
Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D
221 av. J.-C.-220 (Dynasties des Qin et des Han)
Topic:
Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese  Search this
Grave goods  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Terres cuites chinoises  Search this
Mobilier funéraire  Search this
Fouilles (Archéologie)  Search this
HISTORY / Ancient  Search this
HISTORY / Asia / China  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese--Qin-Han dynasties  Search this
Tombs  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158933

19th Biennale of Sydney : you imagine what you desire : 2014 / editor, Juliana Engberg ; assistant editor, Talia Linz ; artist texts, Talia Linz, Annika Kristensen, Chantelle Woods with Juliana Engberg

Title:
You imagine what you desire : 2014
You imagine what you desire : 19th Biennale of Sydney 2014
Biennale of Sydney 2014
Author:
Biennale of Sydney (19th : 2013) issuing body  Search this
Editor:
Engberg, Juliana  Search this
Linz, Talia  Search this
Author:
Kristensen, Annika  Search this
Woods, Chantelle  Search this
Subject:
Biennale of Sydney (19th : 2013)  Search this
Physical description:
304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Date:
2014
21st century
Topic:
Art, Modern  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1022191

Gu la tang ka hui hua

Title:
古拉唐卡绘画
Author:
Rag-tsha-thub-ko 1968-  Search this
Publisher:
Sichuan min zu chu ban she  Search this
Physical description:
2, 3, 279 pages,4 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color) 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Art, Tibetan  Search this
Painting, Tibetan  Search this
Art tibétain  Search this
Peinture tibétaine  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092270

A guide to marine molluscs of Europe Axel Alf, Bastian Brenzinger, Gerhard Haszprunar, Michael Schrödl, Enrico Schwabe

Author:
Alf, Axel  Search this
Author:
Brenzinger, Bastian  Search this
Haszprunar, Gerhard  Search this
Schrödl, Michael  Search this
Schwabe, Enrico  Search this
Physical description:
803 pages, 355 pages of color plates illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Identification
Classification
Field guides
Place:
Europe
Date:
2020
Topic:
Mollusks  Search this
Mollusks--Geographical distribution  Search this
Marine invertebrates  Search this
Mollusques  Search this
Invertébrés marins  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1156131

Jin'isō to bijutsu denpa Donohashi Akio, Tabayashi Kei hen

Title:
神異僧と美術伝播 / 百橋明穂, 田林啓編
Editor:
Donohashi, Akio 1948-  Search this
Tabayashi, Kei 1982-  Search this
Physical description:
256 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color) 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Japan
China
Date:
2021
Topic:
Buddhist art--History  Search this
Monks in art  Search this
Buddhist mythology--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1146684

Art for an undivided earth the American Indian Movement generation Jessica L. Horton

Author:
Horton, Jessica L.,  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xv, 296 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates) illustrations (some color)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Europe
Date:
2017
20th century
20e siècle
Topic:
Indian art--History  Search this
Indian artists--Travel--History  Search this
Artistes indiens d'Amérique--Voyages--Histoire  Search this
ART--Subjects & Themes--General  Search this
ART--Native American  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1155920

Artists pigments c1600-1835 a study in English documentary sources R.D. Harley

Author:
Harley, R. D (Rosamond Drusilla) 1934-  Search this
Physical description:
236 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits 26 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Bibliographie
[Literature]
Bibliographies
Books
Date:
1982
Topic:
Painting, English--Information services  Search this
Painting, English  Search this
Painting, Modern--Information services  Search this
Pigments--Information services  Search this
Painting, Modern  Search this
Pigments  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Matériel d'artistes  Search this
Peinture anglaise--Services d'information  Search this
Peinture anglaise  Search this
Pigments--Services d'information  Search this
pigment  Search this
artists' materials  Search this
Mapmaking and printing  Search this
History of cartography  Search this
[Bibliographies]  Search this
English paintings, ca 1600-1835--Pigments--Information sources  Search this
Call number:
ND1510 .H28 1982
ND1510.H28 1982
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_163286

From ordinary to luxury Islamic ceramics from Iran, Central Asia and Afghanistan Pierre Siméon ; edited by Verena Daiber

Title:
Islamic ceramics from Iran, Central Asia and Afghanistan
Author:
Siméon, M. Pierre  Search this
Editor:
Daiber, Verena  Search this
Physical description:
102 pages, 88 pages of plates illustrations (chiefly color), map 31 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
History
Place:
Iran
Asia, Central
Afghanistan
Central Asia
Persia
Date:
2020
To 1500
Topic:
Islamic pottery--History  Search this
Art--Private collections  Search this
Islamic pottery  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153264

Iberien zwischen Rom und Iran Beiträge zur Geschichte und Kultur Transkaukasiens in der Antike herausgegeben von Frank Schleicher, Timo Stickler und Udo Hartmann

Editor:
Schleicher, Frank 1978-  Search this
Stickler, Timo  Search this
Hartmann, Udo  Search this
Host institution:
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena  Search this
Physical description:
343 pages, 11 pages of plates illustrations, map, plans 24 cm
Type:
Books
Congresses
Congrès
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
History
Actes de congrès
Place:
Caucasus, South
Caucasus
Transcaucasie
Caucase
South Caucasus
Date:
2019
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Antiquités  Search this
Congresses  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153265

Restauro, conservazione e recupero di antichi strumenti musicali atti del convegno internazionale, Modena, 2-4 aprile 1982

Author:
Convegno internazionale sul restauro, conservazione e recupero di antichi strumenti musicali (1982 : Modena, Italy)  Search this
Physical description:
280 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1986
Topic:
Musical instruments--Maintenance and repair  Search this
Restauratie  Search this
Conservatie  Search this
Muziekinstrumenten  Search this
Call number:
ML460.C7 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_445690

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