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Shiva Vinadhara (Holder of the Lute)
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Shiva Vinadhara (Holder of the Lute)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 73.6 x 35.8 x 24.9 cm (29 x 14 1/8 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture, Metalwork
Origin:
Tamil Nadu, India
Topic:
Shiva, casting, lotus, Chola dynasty (850 - 1278), India, bronze, South Asian and Himalayan Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
On View:
Freer, Gallery 01: Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas
Date:
ca. 950
Period:
Chola dynasty
Accession Number:
F1997.28
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
Dr. Samuel Eilenberg, London [1] To 1997 Peter Marks Gallery, New York City, to 1997 From 1997 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Peter Marks Gallery in 1997 Notes: [1] The object has been in the United States from at least 1960, when it was exhibited in a show titled "Masterpieces of Indian Art from American Collections" at the Asia House galleries (according to Curatorial Note 4, Vidya Dehejia, July 15, 1997, in the object record). It was published in the accompanying catalog (see photocopies in the object file).
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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