Chola dynasty, 11th century
88.9 x 71.12 x 25.4 cm
Dallas Museum of Art, gift of Mrs. Eugene McDermott, the Hamon Charitable Foundation, and an anonymous donor in honor of David T. Owsley, with additional funding from The Cecil and Ida Green Foundation and the Cecil and Ida Green Acquisition Fund
Image courtesy of Dallas Museum of Art
The Androgynous Form of Shiva and Parvati (Ardhanarishvara)
Metal, unalloyed copper inlaid with garnets and an emerald; traces of pigment
83.82 x 36.83 x 12.7 cm.
From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.82.6.1)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Digital Image © 2009 Museum Associates/LACMA/Art Resource, NY
H: 70.8 W: 53.3 D: 24.6 cm
Purchase—Margaret and George Haldeman, and Museum funds F2003.2