Shyam, Bhajju; Durga Bai; Ram Singh Urveti
Title: The Night Life of Trees
Binding: Oversize Hardback
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Publisher: India Tara Publishing 2009
8186211926 / 9788186211922
Seller ID: 141278
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear and bumped corners. Color illustrations printed on heavy black paper. Pictorial boards. 9 1/2"w x 13 1/4"h.
In the belief of the Gond tribe, the lives of humans and trees are closely entwined. Trees contain the cosmos; when night falls, the spirits they nurture glimmer into life.
A visual ode to trees rendered by tribal artists from India, this handcrafted edition showcases three of the finest living Gond masters. This collection of their distinctive styles is enchanting--an excellent gift for those fascinated by trees, art or folk traditions.