Standing Shiva and Parvati

Bronze | 34.8 x 27.0cm | 12th–13th century, Chola period

Unknown Maker

These bronze figures of the divine couple, Shiva and Parvati, embody the grace and classicism reminiscent of Indian classical dance. Such images were produced using the 'cire perdue' or lost-wax process, in the district of Thanjavur, the capital of t...

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