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Title
Brihadisvara Temple
Rajarajesvara
Work Type
Temple
Date
ca. 1000-1025
Location
Thanjavur (Tamil Nadu, India)
Period
Chola Dynasty
Description
Dedicated to Shiva. Sanctum based on a square plan with two mandapa and an attached vestibule. Dates: early 11th C., consecration 1010 according to inscription. Built by Rajaraja I.
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
88000276
B-Q5 Tan 3.4 Brh 5-4
ID Number
MCD_02554
Source
MacDougall, R. D.
Image View Description
Ext.: lower North façade (L-R)
ardhamandapa, stairs, water spout supported by gana, people
Provenance
MacDougall, Robert D. (Robert Duncan), 1940-1987
Rights
The images in the collection are protected by copyright, and the copyright holder is the Estate of their creator/photographer, Robert “Scotty” MacDougall. Images in the collection were created between roughly 1960-1987, and were digitized by Cornell University Library from a variety of negatives, positives, and slides retained by the Estate of the photographer. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use. The written permission of any copyright and other rights holders is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.
The images in the collection are protected by copyright, and the copyright holder is the Estate of their creator/photographer, Robert “Scotty” MacDougall. Images in the collection were created between roughly 1960-1987, and were digitized by Cornell University Library from a variety of negatives, positives, and slides retained by the Estate of the photographer. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use. The written permission of any copyright and other rights holders is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.
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File Properties
File Name
3856881.fpx
SSID
3856881

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