Artist: Raghubir Singh (Indian, 1942–1999)
Date: 1988, printed 1991
Medium: Chromogenic print
Dimensions: 25.3 x 37.8 cm (9 15/16 x 14 7/8 in.)
Credit Line: Purchase, Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.1283
Rights and Reproduction: © Raguhubir Singh
In this work, Singh captures the popular votive figures used by Hindus today in festivals, ceremonies, and homes. The photograph provides an interesting comparison with the work of Ravinder Reddy, whose sculptures are influenced by votive figures of this type.