1938 · Boston
Rowland Jr., Benjamin. The Wall-Paintings of India, Central Asia and Ceylon [Coomaraswamy, Ananda K.- Introductory essay]. The Merrymount Press, Boston, 1938. Copy #2 of 500 copies, this signed by Rowlands and Coomaraswamy inscribed to F.B.V (F. Bailey Vanderhoef Jr.). Vanderhoef printed the color plates.
Folio, 94pp. text and 30 loose color plates, plus map on inside front flap of folder and printed in sepia. Reproduces photographs of wall paintings of India and of the regions immediately beyond her boundaries - Afghanistan, Ceylon and Central Asia. The pictures extend over the period from the third to the fourteenth century A.D. Text printed by D.B. Updike. The color plates are beautifully printed. Fine copy. (Inventory #: 964)