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  • Head of the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Head of the Buddha Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit Description The dating of the sandstone sculpture of Ayutthaya has been a problem for scholars and there has been a persistent belief that it should all be placed in the 17th century Stylistically however it appears to belong to the 14th 15th and 16th centuries An exact correspondence between stone and bronze should not be expected Nevertheless most of the features of this head especially the treatment of the mouth eyes and eye sockets correspond to the classic Early Ayutthaya type The absence of a band at the edge of the curls suggests a conscious decision to follow Sukhothai Conservation Date Description Narrative 2 09 1984 Examination survey 5 12 1995 Treatment cleaned loss compensation other Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Alexander B Griswold Monkton July 1949 presented to the Breezewood Foundation inv no 760 by purchase in Ayutthaya Thailand Walters Art Museum 1979 by gift Inscriptions none Credit Gift of Alexander B Griswold 1979 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/1453/head-of-the-buddha/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    brick monuments of Haripunjaya Conservation Date Description Narrative 5 04 1992 Treatment cleaned loss compensation other 5 31 1994 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Private collection formerly Nakhon Pathom Alexander B Griswold Monkton September 1948 presented to the Breezewood Foundation 1985 inv no 594 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Inscriptions none Credit Bequest of

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  • Head of the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    This stucco has a Sukhothai like appearance because of the pointed hairline and the U incised chin but this does not necessarily mean that what we see is the result of influence from a developed Sukhothai style Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 12 1992 Treatment other 6 12 1992 Treatment cleaned loss compensation other 4 22 1994 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection

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  • Head of the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    and feeling of remoteness is probably the product of the royal workshop at Ayutthaya sometime around the end of the 15th century Conservation Date Description Narrative 2 28 1984 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Dr Carthew Alexander B Griswold Monkton 1949 by gift Walters Art Museum 1979 by gift Inscriptions none Credit Gift of A

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/11462/head-of-the-buddha-4/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Among the stucco fragments found in the central sanctuary tower at Wat Phra Phai Luang are both long faced and round faced heads There are good reasons for considering these sculptures early Sukhotahai This head may be connected with the round faced type but it is in comparision more stretched out There is another approach to this head that it betrays direct influence from China Chinese artisans were no doubt present in Sukhothai But efforts to turn an elusive impression into a plausible Chinese model have been unsuccessful Among the possible sources for this head is the pyramidal monument at Wat Phra Phai Luang Conservation Date Description Narrative 2 09 1984 Examination examined for survey 4 09 1991 Treatment cleaned loss compensation other 11 05 1993 Examination examined for condition 4 18 1994 Treatment other Exhibitions Recent Accessions The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1981 Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Wat Phra Phai Luang Alexander B Griswold Monkton Maryland presented to the Breezewood Foundation inv no 691 Walters Art Museum 1979 by gift Inscriptions none Credit Gift of Alexander B Griswold 1979 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share

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  • Head of the Buddha · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    to other Ayutthaya heads the face is broader the mouth more horizontal and the eyes closer to the brows Sculptors have decisively turned away from the 17th century style Exhibitions Unearthly Elegance Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1995 Provenance Alexander B Griswold Monkton 1949 or earlier presented to the Breezewood Foundation 1985 inv no 857 Walters Art Museum 1992 by bequest Inscriptions none Credit

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  • Border of Brocatelle with Adoration of the Christ Child · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Description This type of textile is known as a Florentine repeat border fabric woven in long strips then cut and sewn on vestments There is a similar piece in the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York Provenance Acquired by Saidie A May given to Walters Art Museum 1945 Credit Gift of Mrs Saidie A May 1945 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License

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  • Cabinet · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    on the inside in contrast to the elaborate interior of the later cabinets Exhibitions Highlights from the Collection The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1998 2001 Provenance Jacques Seligmann Paris by purchase Henry Walters Baltimore 1912 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1912 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/4813/cabinet/ (2016-02-18)
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