Himalayan Art Resources

Sculpture: Three Topics Outline

Sculpture: Introduction

1. Subject
2. Medium
3. Style


1 Subject:
- Non-figurative
--- Decorative
--- Architectural
--- Ritual Objects
- Figurative
--- Buddha
--- Deity
--- Person

2 Medium:
- Metal
--- Cast
--- Repousse
- Other Materials
--- Stone
--- Wood
--- Ivory
--- Bone
--- Horn
--- Coral
--- Others...

3 Style:
- Region
--- Swat Valley
--- North India
--- Kashmir
--- West Tibet
--- Nepal
--- Central Tibet
--- Northern China
--- Mongolia
- Period
- 6/7th century C.E. up to the present

Jeff Watt 12-2020