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The art of Gandhara in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University Press in New York, New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) -- Catalogs,
  • Art, Gandhara -- Catalogs,
  • Art, Buddhist -- Gandhara (Pakistan and Afghanistan) -- Catalogs,
  • Art -- New York (State) -- New York -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-109) and index.

    StatementKurt A. Behrendt.
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsBehrendt, Kurt A., 1964-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7310.72.G36 M48 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 115 p. :
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15984851M
    ISBN 101588392244, 0300120273
    ISBN 109781588392244, 9780300120271
    LC Control Number2007007900
    OCLC/WorldCa85766044

    The majority of works in the exhibition are on loan from the National Museum in Karachi and Central Museum in Lahore. Comparative works are included from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Asia Society Museum, and private collections. The display is organized by Adriana Proser, Asia Society Museum's John H. Foster Curator for Traditional Asian Art. Media in category "Art of Gandhara in the Metropolitan Museum of Art" The following files are in this category, out of total. Afghanistan, bodhisattva maitreya seduto, da vicinanze di kabul, VII-VIII 1, × 3,; MB.

    Metropolitan Museum of Art, - Art, South Asian - pages 1 Review "This resource for educators contains both a summary of the history of South and Southeast Asia and background information about the major religions of the area -- Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Islam."3/5(1). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York was live. November 9, "Gandhara: Buddhism and Trade” with Kurt Behrendt, Associate Curator, Department of Asian Art.

    The Scepter of Egypt: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 2, The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (– B.C.) Metropolitan Museum New York. Buddhism reached Gandhara as early as the third century B.C.E., and began to flourish in the first century C.E. as Silk Road trade and cross-cultural connections from the Mediterranean to China fostered its spread. The majority of works in the exhibition are on loan from the National Museum in Karachi and Central Museum in Lahore.


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