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Painting and Prayer: A Note on Hieratic Pictorial Art under the Sikhs

Title:Painting and Prayer: A Note on Hieratic Pictorial Art under the Sikhs
Author:Anand, Mulk Raj
Publication:Marg
Enumeration:Vol. 30 Issue no. 3; June 1977, p. 42-45
Abstract:Discusses the Janam Sakhi paintings illustrating stories, fables, and myths of Guru Nanak's life; the surviving decorative floral designs of Muslim craftsmen, employed by artisans on the walls of the Har Mandir Sahib; and the redefination of folk symbols, images, and legends under the patronage of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.

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