in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Art Education. 1339 words.
Coomaraswamy, Ananda Kentish (22 August 1877–09 September 1947), historian of the art of Ceylon and India, metaphysician, and champion of Indian culture in the West, was born in Colombo,...