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  • Attendant Divinities Tara or Deva (?) · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Explore Object Creative Commons License Attendant Divinities Tara or Deva Conservation Provenance Credit Conservation Date Description Narrative 4 01 1990 Technical Report other Provenance Baroness Helen Giskra Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1949 by gift Credit Gift of the Baroness Helen Giskra 1949 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start

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  • Baburnama · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Acquired by Henry Walters Download PDF Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Zahir al Din Muhammad Babur 1483 1530 Author Period 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Medium ink and pigments on re margined paper covered with limp dark green goatskin Manuscripts Rare Books Accession Number W 596 Measurements Folio H 12 5 8 x W 8 1 4 in 32 x 21 cm W closed 8 1 4 x D 3 8 in 21 x 1 cm Geographies India Place of Origin Location Within Museum Not On View Tags intricate iran persian Add A New Tag Related Objects Leaf from the Baburnama Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 6B Accession Binding from the Baburnama Title late 13th century AH AD 19th century early 14th century AH AD 20th century Period W 596 binding Accession Birds of Hindustan Luchas Called Buqalamun and Partridges Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 31B Accession Birds of Hindustan Starlings Called Pandavali Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 31A Accession bees Tags Babur and His Army in the Sinjid Valley Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 30B Accession Birds of Hindustan and Alligators Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 29B Accession Birds of Hindustan Bats and Ducks Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 29A Accession Date Trees of Hindustan Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 28B Accession Animals and Birds of of Hindustan MonkeysThat Can Be Taught to Do Tricks from the Baburnama Book of Babur Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 27B Accession Animals of Hindustan Small Deer and Cows Called Gini Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 27A Accession Animals and Birds of Hindustan Squirrels and Peacock from the Baburnama Book of Babur Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 26B Accession Inhabitants of Osh Driving Out the Enemy Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 25B Accession tiles Tags Fall of Samarqand Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 24A Accession Baqi Chaghanyani Paying Homage to Babur Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 23B Accession Babur and His Retinue Visiting Gor Khatri from the Baburnama Book of Babur Title 998 1097 AH AD 1590s Mughal Period W 596 22B Accession Babur and his Party Hunting for Rhinoceros in Swati Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 21B Accession Final Phase of the Battle of Kandahar on the Side of the Murghan Mountain Title 10th century AH AD 16th century Mughal Period W 596 20B Accession Hamzah Sultan Mahdi Sultan and Mamaq Sultan Paying Homage to Babur Title

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  • Battle with Raktavija · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the sacred text known as the Devimahatmya The demon king Shumbha s general Raktavija is shown twice Above supported by the goddess s extended tongue he holds sword and shield and his drops of blood produce clones of himself Below he has at last been conquered Provenance John and Berthe Ford Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 2001 by gift Credit Gift of John and Berthe

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  • Betel-nut Cutter · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Description Provenance Credit Description This betel nut cutter is a richly engraved horseshoe shaped loop with a broad cutter and tapering round handles with knobs at the ends Provenance Lockwood de Forest Sale American Art Association 1922 no 69 Henry Walters Baltimore 1922 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1922 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons

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  • Betel-nut Cutter · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    nut Cutter Description Provenance Credit Description This betel nut cutter is a finely engraved horseshoe shaped loop with a broad cutter and curved hexagonal handles Provenance Lockwood de Forest Sale American Art Association 1922 no 69 Henry Walters Baltimore 1922 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1922 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to

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  • Bhairava with Goddess · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    manifestation of Shiva In Nepal he is popular with both Hindus and Buddhists and is also known as Mahakala His posture is somewhere in between the militant pratyalidha posture of Bhairava and the bent kneed posture of Mahakala His stretched left leg is sufficiently bent to balance his spouse on the thigh while the right presses down on his mount who is the man nara Nine of his ten arms radiate symmetrically on either side except one that holds the skull cup against his chest The others hold various weapons and emblems By contrast his spouse only has two arms and sits in the graceful lalitasana posture although not too comfortably Her dangling left leg rests on her lion mount The right hand displays the gesture of charity and the left holds a skull cup Exhibitions Highlights from the Collection of John Gilmore Ford and Berthe Hanover Ford The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2000 Provenance de Sedley Gallery New York date and mode of acquisition unknown John and Berthe Ford Baltimore October 1965 by purchase Walters Art Museum 2006 by gift Credit Gift of John and Berthe Ford 2006 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook

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  • Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the cosmic Buddha Amitabha appears on the crown of this graceful figure Provenance Trocadero Gallery Washington D C date and mode of acquisition unknown John and Berthe Ford Baltimore September 30 1980 by purchase Walters Art Museum 2006 by gift Credit Gift of John and Berthe Ford 2006 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start

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  • Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Views Explore Object Creative Commons License Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit Description Lightly clad and sparsely ornamented the ascetic bodhisattva is seated in the graceful lalitasana on a lotus with a prominent calyx and broad petals placed atop a plain rectangular base with molding at the bottom His right foot rests laterally on a ledge with beaded edge projecting from the base The slim figure has a long oval face with large staring eyes shaded by peaked brows Long braids of hair frame the face and a fan shaped crest on top adds a decorative touch His extended right hand holds a jewel and the left grasps a stem carrying a flower with a cluster of leaves probably representing the blue lotus Exhibitions Desire and Devotion Art from India Nepal and Tibet in the John and Berthe Ford Collection The Walters Art Museum Baltimore Santa Barbara Museum of Art Santa Barbara Albuquerque Museum Albuquerque Birmingham Museum of Art Birmingham 2001 2003 Provenance John and Berthe Ford Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 2002 by gift Credit Gift of John and Berthe Ford 2002 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/25184/bodhisattva-avalokiteshvara-2/ (2016-02-18)
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