Art, beauty and creativity: Indian and western aesthetics, with a foreword by Mrinal Miri
Gupta, Shyamala (b.1931)
x,454p., (16)col.pls., bibl., ind., 23cm.
About the book:
Part 1 of the book examines the status of Indian aesthetics: its theories of rasa and dhvani, and besides these, of its worldview of art. In its Part 2 are traced the development of western theories of art and beauty, together with their attendant issues appearing, from time to time: from the days of ancient Greek philosophers to contemporary thinkers.