From its origins in the ancient civilization to the present, the complex culture of South Asia has given rise to some of the world’s most remarkable art.
In a four-session virtual course beginning Monday, Nov. 16 from noon to 1:15 p.m. ET, art historian Robert DeCaroli highlights the artistic traditions and historical changes within the Indian subcontinent from the earliest archaeological evidence to the onset of colonialism.
*Smithsonian World Art History Certificate enrollees earn one credit.*
Image: Cave painting of Bodhisattva Padmapani, in Ajanta, ca. 2nd century, B.C.