Overview for Journal of Bengal Art: Volume 9 & 10
Bimal Bandyopadhyay.1. Recent Excavation at the Area Adjacent to Baisgazi Wall at Gaur and Scientific Clearance at Some Adjoining Areas, District: Maldah, West Bengal/Ruhul Kuddus Md. Saleh.2. Two Sarcophagi: An Appraisal/Claudine Bautze-Picron.3. Some Remarks on Contemporary Brahmanical and Buddhist Cast Images from Dhamrai, Bangladesh/S.C. Mukherji.4. On A Unique Stone Sculpture of Surya, Consecarated at Bindol in West Bengal/Sutapa Sinha.5. Cooch BeharHoard of Bengal Sultanate Coins: A Reconstruction/Ellen M. Raven.6. A Ring for the King/A.K.M. Yaqub Ali.7. Aesthetic Aspects and Indigenous Motifs of the Epigraphs of Bengal Sultanate: Based on Select Specimen/M. Mizanur Rashid.8. The Conception of the Architectural Lay Out of Somapura Mahavihara: An Analysis of Cultural and Religious Symbolism/C.P. Sinha.9. Evolution of Art in Bihar and Jharkhand/Asok Datta.10. Tamralipta and Gange Two Port Cities of Ancient Bengal: Myths and Reality/Ayoub Khan.11. Material Remains and Epigraphic Evidences of Ratnatraya/Shankha Pratim Bhattacharya.12. Brick Temple Ruins at Pathra, Midnapore/Syed Mahmudul Hasan.13. Archaeological Miscellany: Some Lost Treasures of Bengal from the Muslim Period/Sujoy Kumar Das and.14. Islamic Architecture in Gaur (1450-1550AD)/Mohammad Yusuf Siddiq.15. Khan Jahan ali Mausoleum Complex Inscriptions at Khalifatabad (Present Bagerhat) Dated 863 (1459)/Joachim K. Bautze.16. The Inevitable Nautch Girl On the Iconography of a Very Particular Kind of Woman in 19th Century British India/Gouriswar Bhattacharya.17. The Two Marriages of Siva/Parama Mitra and.18. Metamorphosis of Indo-Islamic/Sanmarga Mitra.19. Architecture in the Realm of Medieval Architecture in Bengal: Focus Gaur/Rasheda Waiz.21. Tomb, Mosque and Madrasha Complex of Zafar Khan Ghazi at Tribeni, Hugli/Noor Banu Sattar.22. Foreign Influence as Noticed on Some Unique Terracotta Figurines from Chandraketugarh/Mandira Bhattacharya.23. A Survey of Terracottas from the Northern Districts of West Bengal/Rachna Khare.24. Ataladevi Masjid at Jaunpur: An Example of Conquest Mosque In India?/Prodyot Ghosh.25. BengalFolk Artefact: Urn-Shaped Pot hanri/P.K. Bhattacharyya & Bijoy Kumar Sarkar.26. A Unique Surya Image from Assam/Gerd J.R. Mevissen.27. A Unique Image of Gauri with Sadyojata Siva in the Khulna Museum/Pranab K. Chattopadhyay and Prasanta K. Datta.28. High-Tin Bronze Craft of Bengal: Archaeometallugical Studies/Meghali Goswami Nandi.29. Kalighat Paintings: A Documentation of Ila Gupta and P. Jha the Influence of the British Lifestyle on the Bengal Culture/Khoundkar Alamgir.30. Megaliths and Other Archaeological Remains at Jaintapur, Sylhet District, Bangladesh/Nazimudddin Ahmed.31. An Outline of Excavations in Bangladesh During the Last Decade and a Half/Enamul Haque.32. The First and Only Stone Yaksha Image from Bangladesh/Bengal/A.J. Gail.33. Reflections on Reports and Depictions of Krsnas Death/Baba Mishra.34. Rise of Civilization in the Tel River Valley, Orissa: An Overview/Gourisandar De.35. The Mathurapur Deul/Mokammal H. Bhuiyan.36. Mangalkot: A Gupta Art Center of Ancient Bengal/Ayesha Begum.36. Some Medieval Architectural Buildings of Egarasindur (Kishoreganj): An Appraisal/Nikita Sinha.37. Late Mughal Painting at Chhota Kataga, District-Gumla, Jharkhand/Satyaki Sarkar.38. Conservation of a Historic Urban Core: B.B.D Bag, Kolkata/Kumar Mihirendra Pratab Singh Deo.39. Black Knobbed Ware of Budhi-Garh, Madanpur.
Enamul Haque (Editor)
Professor Enamul Haque had his M.A. in History (Archaeology Group) from Dhaka (1960), Diploma in Museology from London (1964) and Doctorate in South Asian Art from Oxford (1973). For three decades since 1962 he served the Dhaka Museum and rose to be the Founder Director General of the Bangladesh National Museum, developing it to be the largest Museum in the Third World. He was for a year (1990) Secretary-in-charge of the Ministry of Culture of Bangladesh. He also taught Art History, Museology and National Heritage in the universities of Dhaka and Jahangirnagar, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, and the Independent University at Dhaka. An organizer of exceptional ability, he is the Founder Chairman (since 1995) and Academic Director of The International Centre for Study of Bengal Art (ICSBA) at Dhaka, convened four International Congresses on Bengal Art (1976, 1997, 1999 and 2001) and edits the Journal of Bengal Art. He was honoured by the Asiatic Society of Calcutta with the award of the Rama Prasad Chanda Birth Centenary Medal (1993) for his "conspicuous contribution in art and archaeology of Bengal". Earlier, the Asia Society of New York honoured him by electing as their Honorary International Councilor (1986-92). He served as the President of the International Council of Museum (ICOM) Asia Pacific Organization (1983-86). Among his publications, notables are Islamic Art Heritage of Bangladesh (1983) and Bengal Sculptures: Hindu Iconography (1992), the latter being a quantitative assessment of nearly two thousand sculptures now preserved in different parts of the world.