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The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection Martin Lerner

The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection

Martin Lerner

Published August 1st 2000
ISBN : 9780810964075
Hardcover
245 pages
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The Lotus Transcendent explores works drawn from one of the most important collections of Indian and Southeast Asian art ever assembled. The collection was brought together by Samuel Eilenberg, a formidable connoisseur who is legendary for hisMoreThe Lotus Transcendent explores works drawn from one of the most important collections of Indian and Southeast Asian art ever assembled. The collection was brought together by Samuel Eilenberg, a formidable connoisseur who is legendary for his knowledge, prescience, and commitment. The Works studied range from sculptures of deep religious significance that represent a wide variety of Hindu and Buddhist gods and goddesses, to figures of a secular nature, and to objects such as reliquaries, jewelry, toys, and bells created for ritual, domestic, or personal use.