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Grand Buddha de Lalitagiri - Orissa, 8-9e ss., gneiss à grenat, env. 1m/h, Guimet | Style post-gupta (héritage: tribanga - triple flexion corporelle, jambe d'appui jambe de repos, traitement costume monastique couvrant sur 2 épaules + resserré sous ombilic, apparition vêtement de dessous niveau chevilles //Buddha de Sarnath) + évolution locale coiffure bouclettes stylisées différemment + motif typologie Orissa pourtour de perles auréole de flammes, représentations bouddhiques issues temples…

Equestrian Portrait of Maharana Bhim Singh Ghasi (Indian) Artist: Attributed to Ghasi (Indian) Date: ca. 1825 Culture: India (Rajasthan, Mewar) Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper Dimensions: Overall: 25 1/2 x 20 1/8 in. (64.8 x 51.1 cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Purchase, Gift of Paul E. Manheim and Bequest of Nina Bunshaft, by exchange, 2006 Accession Number: 2006.475

Shrine Relief Fragment Depicting Ashtamahabhaya Tara, the Buddhist Savioress Date: 10th–11th century Culture: India (Himachal Pradesh) Medium: Wood Dimensions: H. 17 3/4 in. (45.1 cm); W. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm); D. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm) Classification: Sculpture Credit Line: Gift of The Kronos Collections, 1994 Accession Number: 1994.488

The cult of the bodhisattva, including the messianic Maitreya Buddha of the future, attracted a strong following from the seventh century onward in Southeast Asia. | Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, late 7th century. Central Myanmar. Lent by National Museum of Myanmar, Yangon (1650) #LostKingdoms

Temple de Parashurameshvara, première moitié du VIIe siècle, Bhubaneshvar (Orissa) : détails de deux niches sculptées de la face sud du mandapa représentant deux formes secondaires de Shiva (Ardhanarishvara dansant ; Shiva et sa parèdre Parvati)

"Kai Khusrau is Discovered by Giv", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp Artist: Painting attributed to Qadimi (active ca. 1525–65) and 'Abd al-Vahhab Date: ca. 1525–30 Geography: Iran, Tabriz Medium: Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paper Dimensions: Painting: H. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm) W. 7 7/16 in. (18.9 cm) Page: H. 18 9/16 in. (47.1 cm) W. 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm) Mat: H. 22 in. (55.9 cm) W. 16 in. (40.6 cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art 1970.301.32