This web site was made possible by:
Lucia Buchanan Pierce
Education Department Freer Gallery of Art/Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Web site architecture, design and production:
Subashini Ganesan, Rafael Salomon and the Center for Advancement of Public Policy, Martha Burk director.
c. 1999, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. This website was made possible the Smithsonian Educational Outreach Fund. The exhibition, Devi: The Great Goddess, was made possible by generous grants from Enron/Enron Oil & Gas International, the Rockefeller Foundation, The Starr Foundation, Hughes Network Systems, and the ILA Foundation, Chicago.
I am enormously indebted to Vidya Dehejia, Associate Director and Chief Curator of the Freer and Sackler Galleries, curator of Devi: The Great Goddess, and editor and author of a volume of the same title from which I have drawn extensively. I would also like to thank Michael Edson, Amita Sarin, John Tsantes, and Frances Yeh from the Freer and Sackler Galleries for their assistance.
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery