ART HISTORY, Fourth Edition

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Chapter 9 : Art of South and Southeast Asia before 1200

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Plate 8 — Jia-2117
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Title: Great Stupa
Description: South gateway, 1st century B.C.- 1st century A.D. (Andhra-Satavahana period; earliest and principal gateway), stone, approx. 9 m h. Total of stupa, view north from outside
Plate 8 — Jia-2102
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Title: Great Stupa
Description: East gateway (torana), 1st century B.C.- 1st century A.D. (Andhra-Satavahana period), stone, 8.53 m h (w/o topmost elements). Total from outside
Plate 9 — Jia-2115
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Title: Great Stupa
Description: East gateway, detail: upper portion south side of north pillar showing Adhyeshana & Maya's Dream
Plate 9 — Jia-2114
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Title: Great Stupa
Description: East gateway, south & east sides of north pillar from outside
Plate 10 — Jia-2106
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Title: Great Stupa
Description: East gateway from outside, close detail: female nature goddess (yakshi)
Plate 11 — Jia-2700
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Title: Prayer-Hall (Chaitya Hall)
Description: Nave, principal view with stupa, columns & vaulting
Plate 12 — Met-4534
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Title: Standing Buddha Shakyamuni
Plate 15 — Met-1533
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Title: Standing Buddha
Plate 15 — Kic-0113
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Title: Headless Standing Buddha
Plate 17 — Kie-0085
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Title: Ajanta: Cave 1
Description: Bodhisattva Padmapani holding his lotus on back wall to left of shrine antechamber
Plate 18 — Kia-0711
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Title: Dashavatara Vishnu Temple
Description: Total, view NE showing extent of platform (jagati)
Plate 19 — Kia-0714
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Title: Dashavatara Vishnu Temple
Description: Detail: S side, central niche, relief panel showing sleeping Vishnu & Lakshmi (above), and demons Madhu & Kaitabha & 4 personifications of Vishnu's weapons (below)
Plate 20 — Kia-0687
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Title: Great Cave, Elephanta Island
Description: North (central) portico, carved column
Plate 21 — Kia-0686
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Title: Great Cave, Elephanta Island
Description: Pillared hall (mandapa), S wall, relief panel of Shivamahadeva (triple-faced Shiva as fierce (Aghora), serene (Tatpurusha) and blissful (Vamadeva), from left to right
Plate 22 — Kia-0920
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Title: Descent of the Ganges (Ganga) or Arjuna's Penance
Description: Relief, quasi-total
Plate 22 — Kia-0924a
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Title: Five Pandava Temples (Panch Rathas)
Description: Draupadi, Arjuna, Bhima & Dharmaraja Rathas, closer view
Plate 23 — Kia-0886
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Title: Kandariya Mahadeva Temple
Description: Total, view N
Plate 23 — Kic-0115
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Title: Nataraja, Shiva as the King of Dance
Plate 24 — Kia-0906
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Title: Kandariya Mahadeva Temple
Description: Detail: S side, three panels of erotic couples (mithuna) with attendants
Plate 25 — Kia-1000
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Title: Rajarajeshvara Temple Complex
Description: pyramid-shaped tower with monolithic crown (sikhara) at top
Plate 27 — Met-1386
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Title: Four-armed Avalokiteshvara, the Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion
Plate 28 — Met-3190
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Title: Standing Buddha
Plate 30 — Kia-0410
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Title: Stupa
Plate 31 — Dva-4062
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Title: Candi Borobudur
Description: Stupa, relief panel: scene from a sutra
Plate 32 — Kca-0030
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Title: Angkor: Khmer (Angkorean) capital and temple complexes
Description: Angkor Vat: Overall view