Ananda Coomaraswamy

Ananda Coomaraswamy
1877 - 1947

Ananda Coomaraswamy  American Curator

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First Name Ananda
Last Name Coomaraswamy
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd August, 1877
Birthplace Colombo, British Ceylon
Died 9th September, 1947
Zodiac Sign Leo
Nationality American
Occupation Curator

Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy (Tamil: ஆனந்த குமாரசுவாமி, Ānanda Kentiś Kumāraswāmī; 22 August 1877 − 9 September 1947) was a Ceylonese Tamil philosopher and metaphysician, as well as a pioneering historian and philosopher of Indian art, particularly art history and symbolism, and an early interpreter of Indian culture to the West. In particular, he is described as "the groundbreaking theorist who was largely responsible for introducing ancient Indian art to the West."

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