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Newari Wood Art

July 09, 2010 1 min read

I am ashamed now of my ignorance of that entire Himalayan region that houses a rainbow spectrum of historic cultures – that have left so many pieces of art & craft to for us to enjoy wistfully today.

There are puppets and masks and metal artefacts and stone artefacts and textile arts and word craft  and and and…

Here I am presenting just the windows of newari origin – found in Patan, Bhaktapur and Kathmandu. There’s much more than windows out there – balustrades, doors….

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