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Item Details
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Title
Cave Temple
Work Type
Temple
Shrine
Date
ca. 725-1000
Location
Elephanta Island, Bombay Harbour (Maharashtra, India)
Period
Rashtrakuta Dynasty
Description
Group of cave temples dedicated to Shiva. Especially known for triple bust of Shiva as Vamadeva Tatpurusha and Aghora. Dates: mid 8th-10th C. Built by the Rashtrakuta dynasty (reg. 757-973).
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
89001673
B-Q5 Elep 3.4 Cav 7-10
ID Number
MCD_02807
Source
MacDougall, R. D.
Sivaramamurti, Calambur
The Art of India
New York: H. N. Abrams
1977
Fine Arts Library
N7302.S62 1977
Image View Description
Sculpt.: Shiva
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
3861268.fpx
SSID
3861268

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