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Artist / Maker : Unknown,
Title : Rescuing the Elephant
Date (Execution) : 1980
Geographical Origin : New Delhi, India
Cultural Group : Indian
Style / Period : Islamic/N.East Middle 1250-1650
Medium / Material  : Reproduction Print
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : reproductions (derivative objects)
Visual Description : The Mount Trikuta with its three summits, namely of iron, silver and gold, are shown interspersed with flowering shrubs. It is covered with trees and the siddhas, charanas, gandharvas, kinnaras, aparases and serpents. The deer and tigers enhance the sylvan grandeur of the scene. In the foreground on the left is represented a lake in which the elephant with his companions is bathing.
Accession # : E002.3.1-3
Width (cm) : 31.50
Height (cm) : 17.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Joseph Richardson
Artist Statement :