CDR-2250: SR Set: Indian, Himalayan, Tibetan and Nepalese Art and Architecture

A profusion of sites covered include: Elephanta, Karle, Thanjavur, Mamallapuram, Ajanta, Sanchi, Deorgarh, Sarnath, Khajuraho, Agra, Badami, Ellora, Vijayanagar, Madurai and others. Revealing, sensuous details of pristine architectural exteriors allow for in-depth discussion and study.



Kia-0611
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Title: Badami: Cave 2
Description: Dado panel of dwarfs (ganas)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0612
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Title: Badami: Cave 3
Description: Relief panel of Vishnu enthroned on Shesha, the coiled serpent of infinity (also called Ananta) & frieze of dwarfs (ganas), below
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0613
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Title: Badami: Cave 3
Description: Relief of Vishnu as Man-Lion (Narasimha), 4th incarnation
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0614
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Title: Badami: Cave 3
Description: Relief of Vishnu as Eight-Armed Lord (Astabhujaswami) and as Man (Virata Purusa)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0615
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Title: Badami: Cave 3
Description: Entrance to Cave 3 with sweeper for scale
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0616
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Title: Badami: Cave 3
Description: Entrance to Cave 3 showing massiveness of mountain above
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0617
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Relief of Suparshvanatha, the twenty-third Jain tirthankara (one who has attained perfect knowledge) with his symbol, the cobra (naga)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0618
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Relief of Bahubali (Gomateshvara), Jain saint and son of Rishabhanatha, the first Jain tirthankara (one who has attained perfect knowledge)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0619
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Relief of Jain "conquerors" (jinas) depicted as nude male figures in strict frontal pose
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0620
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Pillar, total: carved ornament & Bahubali (Gomateshvara), Jain saint and son of Rishabhanatha, the first Jain tirthankara (one who has attained perfect knowledge), below
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0621
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Pillar, close detail: seated Jain "conquerors" (jinas)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0622
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Pillar, close detail: Bahubali (Gomateshvara), Jain saint and son of Rishabhanatha, the first Jain tirthankara (one who has attained perfect knowledge)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0623
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Title: Badami: Cave 4
Description: Sanctum, relief of Mahavira, the twenty-fourth and last Jain tirthankara (one who has attained perfect knowledge)
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Kia-0625
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Title: Ellora: Cave 2
Description: Frontal approach through stone portal into courtyard with façade of three stories of galleries
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Kia-0626
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Title: Ellora: Cave 2
Description: Wide angle view; three stories of galleries facing courtyard
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0627
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Title: Ellora: Cave 2
Description: Detail: N three bays of the three stories of galleries
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0628
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Title: Ellora: Cave 33 (Jagannatha Sabha group)
Description: Seated god of prosperity (Matanga) with elephant & right leg raised
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0629
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Title: Ellora: Cave 33 (Jagannatha Sabha group)
Description: Elaborate column capital with human figures, decorative elements & fluting
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0630
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Title: Ellora: Cave 33 (Jagannatha Sabha group)
Description: Second column capital with human figures, decorative elements & fluting
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0633
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Elevated walkway w. balustrade (vedika) carved with elephant-fronts & leonine creatures (yalis), pillar at center commemorating 23rd Jain prophet Parshvanatha
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0634
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Relief panel of Parshvanatha, the 23rd Jain tirthankara (one who has attained perfect knowledge) with 7-headed cobra (naga) around head
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0635
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Relief panel of Bahubali (Gomateshvara), Jain saint and son of Rishabhanatha: high relief of nude male figure with vines grown around body
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0636
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Sarvatobhadra shrine in courtyard, dedicated to Mahavira, the 24th & last Jain tirthankara
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0637
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Sarvatobhadra shrine, upper detail above entrance
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0638
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Elaborately carved balustrade & short column
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0639
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Elephant-front, leonine creature (yali), couple (mithuna), Jina figure & other scenes on W façade
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0640
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Title: Ellora: Cave 32 (Indra Sabha group)
Description: Balustrade (vedika) with elephant-front alternating with lions or leonine creatures (yalis) between pilasters
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0641
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Overview uphill from S courtyard
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0642
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Entrance to the temple complex, a pantheon of Hindu gods
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0643
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Main entrance to temple in its context
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0644
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Southern courtyard with obelisk (stambha), general view uphill. Nandi pavilion (nandi-mandapa) left of center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0645
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Buildings uphill from S courtyard
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0646
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Obelisk (stambha, 17 m. h.) in S courtyard
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0647
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Nandi pavilion (nandi-mandapa) in S courtyard, with people in foreground & background for scale
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0648
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: General view of upper levels
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0649
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Main temple (vimana), view of pyramidal tower (32.6 m. h.)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0650
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Mid-level structures from above
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0651
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Roof-top view of pillared hall (gudha-mandapa) with lotus umbrella (padmacchatra) & four circling lions as guardian figures
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0652
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: View downhill of Nandi pavilion (nandi-mandapa) left of center, obelisk (stambha) at left edge
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0653
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Title: Kailasanatha (Kailasa) Temple (Cave 16)
Description: Pillared hall (gudha-mandapa), lower story, elephants as bearers of large structures
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.