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Tara, six-armed, with attendant Buddha and Bodhisattva

Artist Unknown, India

17th-18th century

17th century

1978/2.105

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.106/1978_2.106.JPG

Two figures (small folk bronze)

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.106

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.107/1978_2.107.JPG

Head (Terracotta fragment)

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.107

terracotta

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.108/1978_2.108.JPG

Durga

Artist Unknown, India, South India

18th century

18th century

1978/2.108

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.109/1978_2.109.JPG

Six-armed Bodhisattva Mañjusri, standing, with two celestial attendants

Artist Unknown, India

Mañjusri, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom, standing with two celestial attendants. This representation of Manjushri includes six arms, one of which holds a sword, while a narrow book (modeled after books made from palm leaves) lays across his upper hand. Manjushri is wearing an ornamented crown and necklace, and is encircled by a halo of flames.

17th-18th century

17th century

1978/2.109

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.110/1978_2.110.JPG

Male Folk Figure

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.110

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.111/1978_2.111.JPG

Pair Giving Offerings (small folk bronze)

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.111

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.112/1978_2.112.JPG

Deity

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.112

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.113/1978_2.113.JPG

Garuda

Artist Unknown, India

19th-20th century

19th century - 20th century

1978/2.113

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.114/1978_2.114.JPG

Subrahmanya (also known as Karttikeya, Kumara, etc.)

Artist Unknown, India, South India

Subrahmanya stands on a tiered base which starts square and sloped, then is square and straight up and then round sloped with an incised decoration, then flanged out as a base for the figure to stand. He stands in an unbending pose and has four hands. Reading in a clockwise direction form the right front hand they are: in a reassuring gesture [abhyaya mudra], holding a vajra [a symbol of lightening], holding a symbol of a spear [actually what can be read as the head of the spear], and in a gesture of giving [varada mudra]. He wears a lung from his waist decorated with incised pattern and a lot of jewelry including belts with pendants, necklaces a decorated beaded sacred thread, large earring and an elaborate crown.

19th-20th century

19th century - 20th century

1978/2.114

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.115/1978_2.115.JPG

Venugopala

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.115

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.116/1978_2_116_1.JPG

Shiva standing

Artist Unknown India, Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai Workshop

Shiva stands on a tiny base with little feet in a strict unbending stance. The body is elongated with a small waist, the hips billowing out and tapering in a stylized way to the feet. He has broad shoulders and has four arms. Reading in a clockwise direction from the right front hand, he holds, a sword, another sword, a bow and a shield. He wears a lot of jewelry, necklaces that cover his entire chest, at least three belts with pendant decorations and what appears to be a bustle like garment that billows out from his waist and has a beaded border that curves down across his legs below his knees. He wears large earrings and a crown decorated with a disk for the sun and crescent for the moon. He has large wide opened eyes and what almost looks like two sets of eyebrows, a dot where his third eye should be and a luxurious moustache.

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1978/2.116

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

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Shiva and Nandi on a Pedestal Base

Artist Unknown, India, North or Central India

10th-12th century

10th century - 12th century

1978/2.117

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.118/1978_2.118.JPG

Jaina altar piece of the 24 [Caturvimsati] Jinas: with standing nude figure of Mahavira cast in the round occupying central area of base, flanked by small tirthankaras; incsribed but unread. From Mysore, Karnataka.

Artist Unknown, India, South India

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1978/2.118

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.119/1978_2.119.JPG

Vishnu, crowned and with four arms

Artist Unknown, India, Kerala Workshop

17th century

17th century

1978/2.119

bronze with green patina

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.120/1978_2.120.JPG

Avalolitesvara, seated, with four arm

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.120

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.121/1978_2.121.JPG

Equestrian figure

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.121

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.122/1978_2.122.JPG

Lakshmi-Narayana

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.122

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.123/1978_2.123.JPG

Vishnu as Bhogasthanakamurti, accompanied by a pair of female attendants, 1978/2.131 and 1978/2.132

Artist Unknown, India, Tamil Nadu

Vishnu stands on a base consisting of a flat square element topped with a series of five round rings. He stands in an unbending pose and has four arms. Reading clockwise from his front right hand, he is in varada mudra, holds a discus, holds a conch, and is on his hip. He wears a decorated lower garment flared out on either side in a pattern. He wears a decorated belt and necklaces, a sacred thread and shoulder loops, bracelets and armlets, earrings and a crown. The jewelry and crown is highlighted with gold paint as is his clothing and the two attributes.

17th-18th century

17th century - 18th century

1978/2.123

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Multi-armed Kali on a corpse (small folk bronze)

Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan

19th century

19th century

1978/2.125

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.126/1978_2.126.JPG

Unidentified bodhisattva, seated, with six arms

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.126

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.127/1978_2.127.JPG

Standing Parvati

Artist Unknown India, Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai Workshop

Parvati stands on a tiny base with little feet in a strict unbending stance. The body is elongated with a small waist, the hips billowing out and tapering in a stylized way to the feet. He has broad shoulders, pointy breasts that fall quite low in the chest and has two arms holding a bowl in her right one and a lotus flower in her left. She wears a d simple tight fitting skirt decorated with incised lines and a corded belt that falls down the center of her body with five rows of cords falling from the center and wrapping around her legs creating a fishbone pattern. She wears necklaces with added pendants on her shoulders and her coiffure is tied in a chignon on the right side at the back of her head wearing a headdress that has decorations that cascade down both shoulders. Like the accompanying Shiva figure she has large eyes and what appear to be two sets of eyebrows, but the tikka on her forehead is of a flame shape.

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1978/2.127

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.128/1978_2.128.JPG

Standing goddess holding a lotus in her right hand

Artist Unknown India, Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai Workshop

17th century

17th century

1978/2.128

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.129/1978_2.129.JPG

South Indian (Karnatak) Female Figure of a "Mother Goddess" with Child in Her Left Arm & holding Trident in Right Hand

Artist Unknown, India, South India

17th-18th century

17th century - 18th century

1978/2.129

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.130/1978_2.130.JPG

Pedestal of a HIndu (?) diety (small folk bronze)

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.130

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.131/1978_2.131.JPG

Visnhu triad: goddess Shri Devi, 1 of 3 figures

Artist Unknown, India, Tamil Nadu

Shridevi stands in a tribhanga pose (with three bends) with her right arm hanging pendant to her side and holding a lotus bud in her left hand. She leans towards the figure of Vishnu in the grouping of three bronzes. She stands on a base consisting of a flat square element topped with a series of five round rings. She wears a decorated lower garment flared out on either side in a pattern. She wears a decorated belt and necklaces, bracelets and armlets, with shoulder loops, earrings and a crown. The jewelry and crown is highlighted with gold paint as is his clothing and the two attributes. She also wears a band across her breasts, a characteristic of Shridevi in groupings with Vishnu and his other consort, Bhudevi.

17th-18th century

17th century - 18th century

1978/2.131

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.132/1978_2.132.JPG

Bhu Devi

Artist Unknown, India, Tamil Nadu

Bhudevi stands in a tribhanga pose (with three bends) with her left arm hanging pendant to her side and holding a lotus bud in her right hand. She leans towards the figure of Vishnu in the grouping of three bronzes. She stands on a base consisting of a flat square element topped with a series of five round rings. She wears a decorated lower garment flared out on either side in a pattern. She wears a decorated belt and necklaces, bracelets and armlets, with shoulder loops, earrings and a crown. The jewelry and crown is highlighted with gold paint as is his clothing and the two attributes. She does not wear a band across her breasts, as does Shridevi in groupings with Vishnu and Bhudevi.

17th-18th century

17th century - 18th century

1978/2.132

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.133/1978_2.133.JPG

Seated four-armed deity with trident and skull cup

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.133

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.134/1978_2.134.JPG

Unidentified 10-armed and 3-headed deity, with consort, attended by 2 hamsa

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.134

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Figure

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.135

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Figure

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.136

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.137/1978_2.137.JPG

Shiva as Trimurti, with three heads and six arms

Artist Unknown, India, North or Central India

18th century

18th century

1978/2.137

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.138/1978_2.138.JPG

Two unidentified standing figures in an aureole

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.138

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.139/1978_2.139.JPG

Unidentified figure, standing male (small folk bronze)

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1978/2.139

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.140/1978_2.140.JPG

Folk Figure of Female Devotee Making an Offering

Artist Unknown, India, North or Central India

18th-19th century

18th century - 19th century

1978/2.140

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-1.147/1979_1.147.JPG

Yaksha

India, Madhya Pradesh, Mathura

2nd century

2nd century

1979/1.147

red sandstone

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-1.148/1979_1.148.JPG

Descent of the River Ganges

Artist Unknown, India, Central India, Bundelkhand

In this intensely lyrical painting from Bundelkhand in Central India, the great river is shown tumbling from the night sky. Ascetics sit cross-legged on the mountainside, offering their austerities to Shiva, while women come to venerate Ganga. The river teems with life—crocodiles, turtles, fish, and birds—while lions, leopards, jackals, monkeys, and rabbits cavort on its banks.

18th century

circa 1775

1979/1.148

ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

rank 4.20155

Indian

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Dawn Worship

Krishna Reddy

American, born India, 1925

20th century

1925-1979

1979/1.152

engraving on paper

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-1.160/1979_1_160.JPG

Krishna massaging the feet of Radha (a scene from the Gita Govinda?)

Artist Unknown, India, Punjab Hills, Mankot School

Bold colors depict Krishna, one of human manifestations of the Hindu god Vishnu, is seated with a woman, Radha, above him. He touches her leg, and the tips of her hands and feet glow red. She sits erect and holds a large flower, looking straight off the left edge of the picture. The two are framed in an architectural structure.

18th century

circa 1730

1979/1.160

ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and beetle thorax casings on paper

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.25/1979_2.25.JPG

Bracelet

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1979/2.25

brass

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.26/1979_2.26.JPG

Bracelet

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1979/2.26

brass

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.27/1979_2.27.JPG

Bracelet

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1979/2.27

brass

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.28/1979_2.28.JPG

Garuda

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1979/2.28

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.29/1979_2.29.JPG

Vishnu

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1979/2.29

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.30/1979_2.30.JPG

4-armed deity on an animal mount

Artist Unknown, India

n.d.

1979/2.30

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.31/1979_2.31.JPG

Equestrian Figure

Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan

18th century

18th century

1979/2.31

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.32/1979_2.32.JPG

Garuda

Artist Unknown, India, North or Central India

13th century-18th century

1979/2.32

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Bracelet (Folk Image)

Artist Unknown, India, South India

16th-18th century

16th century - 18th century

1979/2.33

bronze & copper

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.34/1979_2.34.JPG

Dipa Lakshmi

Artist Unknown, India, South India

18th century

18th century

1979/2.34

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.35/1979_2.35.JPG

Matsyavatara (Fish Avatar) of Vishnu

Artist Unknown, India, North or Central India

20th-century

20th century

1979/2.35

bronze

rank 4.20155

Indian