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Title
Cave Temple
Cave 16
Kailashnatha (Kailasa temple)
Work Type
Cave temple
Date
ca. 600-800
Location
Ellora (Maharashtra, India)
Period
Rashtrakuta Dynasty
Description
Brahmanic Cave. Considered to be the culmination of rock-cut temple architecture. Contains the extraordinarily powerful relief of Ravana shaking Mt. Kailasa. Dates: 7th-8th C., probably late 8th C. Built by Krishna of Rashtrakuta dynasty.
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
89001515
B-Q5 Ell 3.4 Cav16 9a-5
ID Number
MCD_01658
Source
MacDougall, R. D.
Grove Dictionary of Art
Harle, James C.
The Art and Architecture of the Indian Subcontinent
New York: Penguin Books
1986
Fine Arts Library
N7301.H28
Sivaramamurti, Calambur
The Art of India
New York: H. N. Abrams
1977
Fine Arts Library
N7302.S62 1977
Image View Description
Ext. det.: vimana
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
3860505.fpx
SSID
3860505

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