A bathing scene in Muscat, Oman, from the Codex.(Wikimedia Commons)

Essay: On the Codex that features scenes from the Maritime Silk Road

Hindustan Times | By Peter Gordon & Juan José Morales
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 05:55 PM IST
Peter Gordon and Juan José Morales, authors of a new book on the Códice Casanatense, an album of 76 striking water colours made in Goa around 1540 by an anonymous Indian painter for an unknown Portuguese patron, believe it was the first example of intellectual fusion between Asia and Europe
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