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Title
Brihadisvara Temple
Brihannayaki Amman Temple
Work Type
Hall
Temple
Date
ca. 1250-1300
Location
Thanjavur (Tamil Nadu, India)
Period
Chola Dynasty
Description
Dedicated to Brihannayaki, the divine consort. Built within the Brihadisvara Temple complex. Dates: second half of the 13th C.
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
88000291
B-Q5 Than 3.4 Brh/Bri 5-1
ID Number
MCD_02568
Source
MacDougall, R. D.
Meister, Michael W., ed.
Encyclopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, V. 1, pt. 1: South India, Lower Dravidadesa
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press
1983
Fine Arts
NA6001.E56
Somasundarum Pillai, J. M.
The Great Temple at Tanjore
Tanjore: Tanjore Palace Devasthanams
1958
Kroch Library Asia
NA6008.T3 S71 1958
Chockalingam, K.
Census of India 1961, Vol. IX: Tamil Nadu, Part XI-D: Temples of Tamil Nadu, Vol. VII(i): Thanjavur
Delhi: Manager of Publications, Census Operations
1971
Annex
HA1711 1961 v. 9 pt. 11 D no. 7i
Huntington, Susan
The Art of Ancient India: Buddhist, Hindu, Jain
New York: Weatherhill
1985
Fine Arts Library
N7301.H95
Image View Description
Ext.: South façade of mandapa
Provenance
MacDougall, Robert D. (Robert Duncan), 1940-1987
Rights
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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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3859408.fpx
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