Shiva and Parvati
On View: Asian Galleries, Arts of the Himalayas, 2nd floor
27 × 16 3/4 × 6 in. (68.6 × 42.5 × 15.2 cm)
mount: 29 × 20 × 8 in. (73.7 × 50.8 × 20.3 cm) (show scale)
Inscription reads: " On the fourth of the dark half of the month of Margasirsa, during the pusya naksatra and the aindra yoga, i nthe year 709 (Nov.- Dec. 1588 AD), this madapa ( likely a small resthouse) was made by Gopala Bharo of Vanbahal."
Gift of Ben and Roslyn Shepps
Shiva and Parvati, 1588. Gray schist, 27 × 16 3/4 × 6 in. (68.6 × 42.5 × 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Ben and Roslyn Shepps, 1991.80.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1991.80.1.jpg)
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