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  • Head and Torso of a Standing Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Torso of a Standing Buddha Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit Description Originally the arms of this large and striking image fell at the side and the sides of the robe flared outward at the bottom possibly with an inflected outline that echoed the curves of the ears In the 16th century standing images of this type were made in various parts of Lan Na but most later examples are much later 19th century works in wood As this bronze was acquired in Paris an Indochinese i e Lao origin seems probable Related images can be seen today in Vientiane Because of its scale sophisticated finishing and technical mastery this sculpture can be assumed to have come from a workshop accustomed to producing significant objects An attribution to the time of King Surinyavongsa of Vientiane r ca 1637 1694 could be proposed Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Paris Alexander B Griswold Monkton ca 1951 presented to the Breezewood Foundation 1965 inv no 593 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Inscriptions none Credit Bequest of A B Griswold 1992 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative

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  • Head of a Crowned Deity, Probably the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    protected Buddha Conservation Date Description Narrative 5 06 1992 Examination examined for condition 5 06 1992 Treatment cleaned other 5 06 1992 Treatment other 7 18 1994 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Lopburi Thailand Alexander B Griswold Monkton April 1946 presented to the Breezewood Foundation December 1960 inv no 459 Walters Art Museum 1992 by

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/10878/head-of-a-crowned-deity-probably-the-buddha/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Crowned Figure · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    This head was probably made in Nakhon Pathom It and related heads may have originally belonged to figures flanking the Buddha Conservation Date Description Narrative 5 09 1994 Examination examined for condition 5 31 1994 Examination examined for condition Provenance Peng Seng Bangkok Alexander B Griswold Monkton 1954 by purchase presented to the Breezewood Foundation December 1960 inv no 155 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Inscriptions none Credit Bequest

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/27374/head-of-a-crowned-figure/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Divinity · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    panel one of a number encircling a monument Conservation Date Description Narrative 12 31 1969 Technical Report other 6 12 1992 Treatment cleaned other 5 02 1994 Examination examined for condition Provenance Alexander B Griswold Monkton summer 1948 presented to the Breezewood Foundation December 1959 inv no 111 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Inscriptions none Credit Bequest of A B Griswold 1992 Download Image Add to Collection Share on

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/29011/head-of-a-divinity/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Princely Figure · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Description Provenance Credit Description This head might have come from the figure of a character in a Buddhist story 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

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/18399/head-of-a-princely-figure/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of an Attendant Bodhisattva · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    of a Bodhisattva an eventual Buddha who stood beside the Buddha The facial expression suggests that he might be the protective Bodhisattva Vajrapani who guards the Buddha against evil forces 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

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/17029/head-of-an-attendant-bodhisattva/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of Crowned Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    an international panorama of related designs the Europeanized stucco decor at Wat Tawêt the designs on certain Japanese enamelled porcelain vases made for export around the 1670s and the assimilated and vibrantly rhythmic patterns in contemporary gilt lacquer ornament Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Nakhon Kasem Bangkok Alexander B Griswold Monkton 1946 by purchase presented to the Breezewood Foundation

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/37176/head-of-crowned-buddha/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of Rishi or Hermit · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Period Ascending Sort By Period Descending 1 240 44 Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Head of Rishi or Hermit Description Provenance Credit Description This piece has been carved Provenance Private collection Walters Art Museum 1987 by gift Credit Anonymous gift 1987 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

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/16913/head-of-rishi-or-hermit/ (2016-02-18)
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