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Durga. Nepal, 12th or 13th century. Gilt copper alloy. 11.125" h. x 12.875" w. x 7.375" d. Rubin Museum of Art.
Flying Naga. Nepal or Tibet, 14th century. Gilt copper alloy repoussé. 13.75" h. x 15.625" w. x 2" d. Rubin Museum of Art
Dancing Kumara. Nepal, 15th or 16th century. Copper with gilding and semi-precious stones. 6 x 2 3/4 x 3 in. Saint Louis Art Museum, William K. Bixby Trust for Asian Art, 24:1971.
2017 Exhibitions & Special Events
Nepalese Seasons: Rain and Ritual
Featuring objects from the Museum’s premiere collection and select loans, the exhibition illustrates the manifestation of rituals, agrarian festivals, and the natural environment in the art of Nepal’s Kathmandu Valley. The exhibition offers a new understanding of the region and its art, which is already renowned for its high quality and aesthetic appeal.