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  • Eaves Tile with Celestial Adorant · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    License Eaves Tile with Celestial Adorant Provenance Credit Provenance Doris Duke Charitable Foundation s Southeast Asian Art Collection Walters Art Museum 2002 by gift Credit Gift of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation s Southeast Asian Art Collection 2002 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Thai Artist Period 15th century Si

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/36192/eaves-tile-with-celestial-adorant/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Eight-armed Avalokiteshvara · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Explore Object Creative Commons License Eight armed Avalokiteshvara Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit Description This figure of the Bodhisattva of Compassion is a bronze replica of one of the twenty three stone images King Jayavarman VII sent to different parts of the kingdom in 1191 in a celebration of the compassion the king attributed to his own father The small figures of the Buddha can be understood as representing the qualities of Buddhahood that lie in every pore of Avalokiteshvara s skin and the figures around the waist are an outward manifestation of advanced techniques of meditation Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Brahmanical Temple Bot Phram Bangkok Alexander B Griswold Monkton July 1949 presented to the Breezewood Foundation December 1960 inv no 471 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Credit Bequest of A B Griswold 1992 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Cambodian Artist Period ca 12th 13th century Bàyon Medium low tin bronze Metal Accession Number 54 2726 Measurements H with base 20 5 8 x W 12 x

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/9412/eight-armed-avalokiteshvara/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Enthroned Seated Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    it was not made there it is likely to have been made by a sculptor trained there or under the auspices of immigrants from there otherwise it would probably not have been made of brass nor would it bear an incised Buddhist creed at the back The image appears to have had a renewed life beginning in about the 16th century when the base was made Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Mr Amnuey Lopburi Thailand date and mode of acquisition unknown Alexander B Griswold Monkton January 30 1951 presented to the Breezewood Foundation November 7 1956 inv no 305 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Inscriptions Inscription Line one siddham symbol ye dharmma hetuprabhava hetum tesam tatha line two gato avadat tesan ca yo nirodha eva line three mvadi mahasramanah Translation Tathagata the thus come one the Buddha has revealed the cause of those phenomena that spring from a cause also the means of their cessation So says the Great Monk Credit Bequest of A B Griswold 1992 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/11952/enthroned-seated-buddha/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Episodes in the Life of Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Episodes in the Life of Buddha Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit Description The painting depicts 13 episodes in the life of Buddha As with Thai paintings these episodes begin at the bottom of the painting and move towards the top 1 Gotoma accepts a mess of rice from Sujata 2 Gotama casts his bowl into the river 3 Sutthiya gives Gotama grass to sit upon 4 The lesson of the three strings 5 Mara s daughters temp the Buddha 6 Calling the earth to witnesses 7 Buddha Seated in the Jeweled House 8 Sutatta pays homage to Buddha 116 9 Conversion of the three Kassapas 10 Five monks become Buddha s disciples 11 Five monks become Buddha s disciples 12 Unknown 13 The miracle at Shravasti 14 Inscription Exhibitions Exhibition of Thai Paintings from James Bogle s Collection Lycoming College Gallery Williamsport 1981 2002 Provenance Thong Thai 1157 1 2 New Road Bangkok Thailand Collection of James E Bogle Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1997 by purchase Walters Art Museum 2010 by gift Credit Gift of Mr James E Bogle 2010 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/81914/episodes-in-the-life-of-buddha/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Female Deity · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the Hindu god Vishnu was constructed The temple and its central image were intended to bring about the union of the soul of the king with Vishnu This goddess may be Vishnu s wife Lakshmi originally sacred objects held in her hands would have identified her Conservation Date Description Narrative 4 01 1996 Treatment other Provenance Lispenard and Ambassador Marshall Green 1994 Walters Art Museum 1994 by gift Credit Gift

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/32938/female-deity/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Finial with the Head of the God Brahma · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    dishes and covered bowls were shipped to the islands of Southeast Asia This architectural fixture was made for local use The four faced god is probably a Buddhist manifestation of the Hindu creator god Brahma He and other Brahmas reside in the upper tiers of heaven which are reserved for gods in deep long lasting trances This sculpture might once have been placed atop a gate Provenance Doris Duke Charitable

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/21019/finial-with-the-head-of-the-god-brahma-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Fragmentary Head of Bodhisattva · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Period Ascending Sort By Period Descending 1 240 33 Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Fragmentary Head of Bodhisattva Provenance Credit Provenance Mr Michael de Havenon New York date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum December 1986 by gift Credit Gift of Mr Michael de Havenon 1986 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/13915/fragmentary-head-of-bodhisattva-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Guardian Lion · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    This lion was probably one of a pair placed near a Buddhist monument at ground level Provenance Term Sivakua Bangkok inv 467 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation s Southeast Asian Art Collection Walters Art Museum 2002 by gift Credit Gift of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation s Southeast Asian Art Collection 2002 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/26130/guardian-lion/ (2016-02-18)
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