The renowned collection of Indian and Southeast Asian art at LACMA is preeminent outside of India. This volume is devoted to the museums Indian paintings created between 1000 and 1700 AD. The works are divided into six sections: Buddhist manuscript illumination from eastern India, Jain and Hindu painting, and Islamic, Mughal, and Deccani painting and calligraphy. Pratapaditya Pal is the former senior curator of Indian and Southeast Asian art at LACMA and is the author or coauthor of over fifty books, monographs, and exhibition catalogues. - HARDCOVER- 384 pages, 12 x 9 x 1-1/8 inches- 315 illustrations, 75 in full color- 1993.