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Amritsar

Patwant Singh.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 578 words.

Sikh holy city in Punjab, northern India. Lying on a flat stretch of agricultural land between the rivers Beas and Ravi, close to the Pakistan border, Amritsar (Skt amrit sarowar, ‘pool...

Andree, A(dolphus) W(illiam)

Ismeth Raheem.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 296 words.

(b Jaffna, Ceylon [now Sri Lanka], Sept 26, 1869; d Colombo, July 2, 1910).

Ceylonese photographer. His family had practised photography for three generations. His grandfather,...

Arcega, Michael

Miwako Tezuka.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; Contemporary Art. 363 words.

(b Manila, Aug 19, 1973).

American installation artist of Filipino birth. Arcega was born in Manila and immigrated to the USA when he was ten years old. He received a Bachelor...

Baker, Sir Herbert

Gavin Stamp.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 914 words.

(b Cobham, Kent, June 9, 1862; d Cobham, Feb 4, 1946).

English architect and writer, also active in South Africa and India . He was articled to a cousin, Arthur Baker, a...

Bazaar

Mohammad Gharipour.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; East Asian Art. 941 words.

Bazaar, which is rooted in Middle Persian wāzār and Armenian vačaṟ, has acquired three different meanings: the market as a whole, a market day, and the marketplace. The bazaar as a place...

Beato family

Italo Zannier.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; East Asian Art. 967 words.

British photographers of Italian origin. Antonio Beato (b ?the Veneto, c. 1830; d Luxor, 1903) and his brother Felice [Felix] Beato (b ?the Veneto, c. 1830; d Mandalay, after 1904) were...

Begg, John

Philip Davies.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Architecture; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 381 words.

(b Bo’ness, 1866; d Edinburgh, Feb 23, 1937).

Scottish architect, active in India. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy and Royal Academy Schools. At the RIBA he was a Silver...

Birdwood, George

S. J. Vernoit.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 395 words.

(Christopher Molesworth)

(b Belgaum, India, Dec 8, 1832; d Ealing, England, June 28, 1917).

English historian of Indian art and culture. After growing up in India, he...

Bourne, Samuel

Arthur Ollman.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 300 words.

(b Mucklestone, Staffs, 1834; d Nottingham, April 24, 1912).

English photographer. He photographed extensively in India between 1863 and 1869 and is known for the elegant...

Brandes, Jan Laurens Andries

H. I. R. Hinzler.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 235 words.

(b Rotterdam, Jan 13, 1857; d Weltevreden [now Jakarta], June 26, 1905).

Dutch archaeologist. The son of a theologian, he was supposed to study theology but felt more...