[INDOLOGY] Indian Furniture

Harry Spier hspier.muktabodha at gmail.com
Wed Mar 2 21:13:21 EST 2016


Thank you to Herman Tieken, Emanuel Francis and Joseph Walser for there
replies to my Indian Furniture question.

Harry Spier

On Tue, Mar 1, 2016 at 3:54 AM, Tieken, H.J.H. <
H.J.H.Tieken at hum.leidenuniv.nl> wrote:

> For the colonial period: A. Jaffer, Furniture from British India and
> Ceylon. London 2001.
> I found the reference in a beautiful book written on the occasion of an
> exhibition in the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague: Wonen op de Kaap en in
> Batavia 1602-1795. Zwolle: Waanders Uitgevers, Den Haag: Gemeentemuseum (no
> year). The book contains contributions from various authors. In the
> bibliography many publications dealing with individual pieces of "oriental"
> (Dutch Indies, Malay, etc.) furniture, but also what seem to be more
> general studies, like the one by Jaffer mentioned above, A. Christie, "Der
> Mittlere Osten, Indien und Sudostasien", in: H. Haywoord (ed.), Mobel: eine
> Stilgeschichte durch vier Jahrtausende. Wiesbaden 1965: 312-15 (apparently
> a very short article) and J Veenendaal, Furniture from Indonesia, Sri Lanka
> and India during the Dutch Period. Delft 1985.
> Herman Tieken
>
> Herman Tieken
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> *Van:* INDOLOGY [indology-bounces at list.indology.info] namens Manu Francis
> [manufrancis at gmail.com]
> *Verzonden:* dinsdag 1 maart 2016 9:23
> *Aan:* Walser, Joseph
> *CC:* Indology
> *Onderwerp:* Re: [INDOLOGY] Indian Furniture
>
> See also:
>
> La vie publique et privée dans l'Inde ancienne : (IIe siècle av. J.-C. -
> VIIIe siècle environ). Fascicule II, Le mobilier
> Auteur : Isabelle Gobert; Jeannine Auboyer; Muriel Thiriet
> Éditeur : Paris : Presses universitaires de France, 1976.
> Collection : Publications du Musée Guimet., Recherches et documents d'art
> et d'archéologie, Tome 6.
>
> --
>
> Emmanuel Francis
> Chargé de recherche CNRS, Centre d'étude de l'Inde et de l'Asie du Sud
> (UMR 8564, EHESS-CNRS, Paris)
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> http://ceias.ehess.fr/index.php?1725
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> http://rcsi.hypotheses.org/
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> Associate member, Centre for the Study of Manuscript Culture (SFB 950,
> Universität Hamburg)
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> 2016-03-01 2:57 GMT+01:00 Walser, Joseph <Joseph.Walser at tufts.edu
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> >:
> >
> > I am not sure if this is what you are after, but Jeannine Auboyer wrote
> a few things on thrones and chairs in ancient India. E.g.
> > Le trône et son symbolisme dans l'Inde ancienne
> > by Jeannine AuboyerParis : Presses universitaires de France, 1949.
> >
> > Joseph Walser
> >
> > Associate Professor
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> > Department of Religion
> >
> > Tufts University
> >
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> > Sent: Monday, February 29, 2016 7:31 PM
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> > Subject: [INDOLOGY] Indian Furniture
> >
> > Dear list members,
> >
> > I'm looking for illustrations and plans of Indian Furniture.  Are there
> any books on Indian Furniture (either of a particular place and time) or a
> historical overview.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Harry Spier
> >
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