Newar Traditional Motifs and Designs

Genre: Arts
Language: English
Published: January 01, 2020


Origin: Nepal
ISBN13: 9789937076708
ISBN10: 9937076706

About the Book

The use of repetitive floral or vine-like roundels, with elaborate stems and whirling arabesque motifs, is a feature of this early Newar-Tibetan or Beri style. The jewelry area features 200 unique bracelet, armlet, and anklet styles, 100 earring designs, and 100 neck choker designs. Eighty distinct lotus thrones are shown in the section on thrones. It is an illustrated reference work on Newari patterns and designs.