All Results for "Doris Wiener"

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Bhairava

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1999.116
Standing in the dynamic, diagonal pose known as the hunter’s strance (pratyalidha), Bhairava, a fierce manifestation of the Hindu god Shiva, has three menacing heads and six hands, five of which brandish weapons. Somewhat surprisingly, the sixth hand holds a full-blown lotus stem complete with leaves. Each scowling face has three round bulging eyes, an ...

Krishna talking with a confidante of Radha from the Rasikapriya

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1991.2
Krishna kneels on an orange mat in a glade beside a pool with the girl standing before him in conversation. Radha kneels on a yellow mat in the sky above as if in Krishna’s thoughts. A pink-flowered creeper entwines about the trunk of a tree on the right, and a cobra approaches its base. The ...
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Browse Volumes

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Current volume: Volume 49: Art-Historical Art The forty-ninth volume of Ars Orientalis, Art-Historical Art, is now out. Developed from a workshop at the University of Michigan organized by Martin Powers, this volume foregrounds the concepts of “historicism,” “citation,” and the multiple motivations and meanings of diachronic continuity. Each author in this volume focuses on the ...