All Results for "Doris Wiener"

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Provenance Research

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The Freer|Sackler Provenance Project expands on the Smithsonian’s centralized efforts, beginning in the late 1990s, to explore the provenance histories of objects in its collections. The project also deepens the Freer|Sackler’s commitment to scholarship and transparency of collection information. We hope it serves as a model in promoting international awareness, standardized research methodologies, and information …

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 …

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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 …