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Title
Shyama-Raya Temple
Work Type
Temple
Date
ca. 1625-1675
Location
Bishnupur (West Bengal, India)
Period
Malla Dynasty
Description
The Shyama Raya Temple is surrounded by vaulted porches and has a pinnacle over the central chamber and smaller detached pinnacles on the corners. Dates: mid 17th C., probably 1643. Built by Raghunatha Singh (son of Bir Hambhir).
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
91000583
B-Q5 Bish 3.4 Shy 5-2
ID Number
MCD_02097
Source
MacDougall, R. D.
Ghosh, Pika.
Temple to Love: Architecture and Devotion in Seventeenth Century Bengal
Bloomington: Indiana University Press
2005
Fine Art Library
NA6007.B4 655 2005
Michell, George, ed.
Brick Temples of Bengal: From the Archives of David McCutchion, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1983. Library Annex
NA6007.B4 B84
Image View Description
Exterior
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
3859732.fpx
SSID
3859732

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