L'Art Architectural Hindou dans l'Inde et en Extrême-Orient

By Parmentier, Henri

SKU# 15319

$ 75.00

Pp. 255; 94 full-page photographic plates with 271 individual figures. Later black cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, green marbled endpapers, 4to. In 1900 Parmentier was appointed by the École Française d'Extrême-Orient (EFEO) to study and restore monuments of the Cham in Vietnam. Later, he participated in archaeological excavations at Mỹ Sơn in 1903-1904, and at Duong Dong and Chanh Lo in 1905 In 1908 he began preparing a program for the conservation of Angkor Wat. He later worked in Hanoi and in Laos. Parmentier is considered the honorary head of the archaeological services of the École Française d'Extrême-Orient. This volume documents his career and discoveries. Small Vietnamese name sticker on the title page, no other ownership marks.

Publisher Vanoest, Les Editions d'Art et d'Histoire
Publisher Place Paris
Date Published 1948
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near Fine
Condition Description A bright and clean copy in an attractive binding in near fine condition.
Limited Edition