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Standing Four-Armed Vishnu

Period:
Gupta period
Date:
5th century
Culture:
India (Uttar Pradesh)
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm); W. 4 in. (10.2 cm); D. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.293
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 236
Samuel Eilenberg , New York (until 1987; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection," October 2, 1991–June 28, 1992.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Pala-Sena Period," 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Encountering Vishnu: The Lion Avatar in Indian Temple Drama," December 19, 2015–June 5, 2016.

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