Dance of Shiva and Kali (Primary Title)

Unknown (Artist)

ca. 1780
Indian
Paintings
Works On Paper
opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
Punjab Hills, Guler, India
Sheet: 9 3/16 × 8 in. (23.34 × 20.32 cm)
Mat: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.64 cm)
82.141
Not on view
Adolph D. and Wilkins C. Williams Fund
2002 "Worlds of Wonder and Desire: Indian Paintings from the VMFA", November 21, 2001 - February 24, 2002

1999 "Devi: The Great Goddess", Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian, Washington, DC, March 7 - September 6, 1999

1997 "A Sampler from India", VMFA, July 16 1996 - May 11, 1997

1996 "Indian Painting from the Punjab Hills", VMFA, October 17, 1995 - June 23, 1996

1981-1982 "Manifestations of Shiva", Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, March 29 - June 7, 1981; Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX, August 1 - September 27, 1981; Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, November 25, 1981 - January 31, 2082; Loas Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, March 23 - May 30, 1982
Dye, Joseph M. The Arts of India: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. London: Philipp Wilson, 2001. (cat. no. 148, pp. 344-345)

Vidya Dehejia, Devi The Great Goddess exhibition catalogue (Washington DC: The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution, in association with Mapin Publishing, Ahmedabad and Prestel Verlag, Munich, 1999) pp. 235-236, cat. no. 13, color ill. p. 235.

Parabola The Magazine of Myth and Tradition, Vol. XX, No. 4, Winter 1995, p. 132, ill.
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