TITLE

Shiva Nataraja: Shifting Meanings of an Icon

AUTHOR(S)
Kaimal, Padma
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep99, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p390
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Shiva Nataraja, a Hindu god in India. Description of the Hindu god; Influence of Amanda K. Coomaraswamy's essay `The Dance of Shiva' on Indian art history; Representations of Nataraja icons; Interpretation of Coomaraswamy on the Shiva dance; Information on the chronology of Nataraja images; Details on the images of Shiva Nataraja.
ACCESSION #
2315377

 

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