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ID: 700001907Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Shiva Nataraja (sculpture (visual work); anoniem; 1100/1200; Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands); AK-MAK-187; RM001.collect.677)
Shiva Nataraja (preferred,C,U,RP,Dutch-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
sculpture (visual works) [300047090] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name), Visual Works (hierarchy name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

sculptures (preferred)

Creation Date: 1100/1200

Creator Display:
anoniem [preferred,VP]
creator unknown (unknown cultural designation) [500125274]
Current: Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands) [500246547] Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: AK-MAK-187; RM001.collect.677
Credit Line: Bruikleen van de Vereniging van Vrienden der Aziatische Kunst
Creation: Tamil Nādu [7001797] India (nation), Asia (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: bronze
bronze (metal) [300010957]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (hierarchy name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by composition or origin>, nonferrous metal, <copper and copper alloy>, copper alloy)
founding (metal or glass working) [300054038]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name), <processes and techniques by specific type>, forming (physical activity))

Dimensions: overall 153 cm (height) 114.5 cm (width); base 73.5 (width) 44 cm (depth) 19 cm (height)
exhibition: Metamorfoze/Geheugenproject Willem Witsen
exhibition: L'eredità di Giotto
exhibition: Werkloosheid in Nederland nu

Indian (preferred)

General Subject:
religion and mythology (preferred )
human figures

Specific Subjects:
(Hindu characters, Hindu iconography, Legend, Religion, Mythology)
Nataraja [1000406]
.....((Hindu characters, Hindu iconography, Legend, Religion, Mythology)) (ICON)
dance (discipline) [300054144]
.....(Activities Facet, Disciplines (hierarchy name), disciplines (concept), humanities, <arts and related disciplines>, arts (broad discipline), performing arts) (AAT)
destruction (process) [300053087]
.....(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name), <processes and techniques by specific type>) (AAT)
flames [300009910]
.....(Physical Attributes Facet, Design Elements (hierarchy name), design elements (attributes), motifs, natural element motifs) (AAT)

Outside Iconography:
Code: 12H13(SHIVA)51 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)

Copyright: Public Domain
Provenance: bruikleen 1972
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Works
Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... De vierarmige Shiva met wijd uitwaaierende haardos staat op één been in een geheel gebalanceerde danshouding. Omgeven door een ronde vlammenkrans.
Sources and Contributors:
Shiva Nataraja........ [VP]
........ Rijksmuseum XML files (2012)
........ Rijksmuseum [online] (2000-)
Subject: ....... [VP]
Dutch ..... [VP]
..... Rijksmuseum [online] (2000-)
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