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JAIN

 

 

TN Malli the nineteenth Jina  

Malli the nineteenth Jina, dated bright 10 Mārga VS 1239 /
8 November 1182 CE, Gujarat or Rajasthan, India, black stone,
64.0 cm (high); Gift of Michael Abbott AO QC and Mary Abbott through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2003, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

 

 

  TN The middle world known as Madhyaloka 7

 

The Middle World known as Madhyaloka, dated 1883 VS / 1826 CE,
Gujarat or Rajasthan, India, opaque watercolour on cotton,
72.5 x 84.0 cm; Collection of Michael Abbott AO QC

     
TN Devanandas fourteen lucky dreams folio 4v from a Kalpa Sutra manuscr  

Garbha, conception: Devānandā's Fourteen Lucky Dreams, f. 4v from a
Kalpa Sūtra, loose-leaf manuscript, c.1575–1600, Gujarat or Rajasthan,
India, ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, 98 loose leaves,
11.0 x 25.5 cm (each leaf); Collection of Michael Abbott AO QC

     

TN Invitation letter to a Jain monk (vijnaptipatra) detail 2

 

Invitation letter to a Jain monk (vijñaptipatra), dated  bright 5 Māgasira
VS 1851 / November 1795 CE, Surat, Gujarat, India, ink and opaque
watercolour on paper, 955.0 cm x 26.0 cm; Gift of Michael Abbott AO
QC through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2013 ,
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

     

  HINDU

 

 

  TN Krisna and Radha on the Jamuna River  

Krsna and Rādhā on the Yamuna River, early 20th century, Kishangarh, Rajasthan, India, opaque pigment, gold, silver and mica shellac paint on cotton, 231.0 x 254.0 cm; Van Dam Bequest Fund 2012, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

     
  TN Savite shrine HQ-20129P47  

Śaivite shrine, c.1920, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India, pigments, stucco, gold, glass beads and mirrors on wood, 240.0 x 144.0 cm (including frame); Gift of Barrie and Judith Heaven 2012, Art Gallery of South Australia , Adelaide

     
  TN detail Hindoo Mythology of India  

detail: Hindoo Mythology of India: Gallery of the Gods, late 19th century, Kolkatta, West Bengal, India, watercolour, silver metallic pigment and ink on paper, 63 folio bound volume, 49.0 x 43.5 x 7.0 cm (each folio); Myren-Grafton Collection

     

TN Architectural relief depicting two celestial female figures

 

Architectural relief depicting two celestial female figures (surasundarīs),
10th-11th century, Madhya Pradesh, India, sandstone 102.0 cm (high); 
James and Diana Ramsay Fund through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2005, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

   TN Presentation tankard for Lord Cornwallis Governor General of India 1786 179  

attributed to George Gordon, Scotland, India, active Madras c.1790–c.1820, Presentation tankard, for Lord Cornwallis, Governor-General of India 1786–1793, 1792, Madras (Chennai), Tamil Nadu, India, gilt silver, 18.5 cm (high); Private collection

 ISLAMIC

 

 

TN Surat one and two from the Quran HQ-20083A81

 

Sūrat One and Two from the Qur’an, c.1700, Deccan region, India, ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, double-page from dispersed manuscript, 17.0 x 10.0 cm (each leaf):  Gift of Michael Abbott AO QC through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2008, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

 

 

 

TN Architectural panel with flowers  

Architectural panel with flowers, 17th century, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India, marble inlaid with coloured marble, agate, chalcedony, 77 x 124 cm; Collection of Barrie and Judith Heaven

 

 

 

TN Portrait of Prince Mirza Muhammad  

Prince Mirza Muhammad Salim Shāh with huqqa pipe, c.1825, India, probably Delhi, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, 34.0 x 22.5 cm; Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1940, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

TN Celestial Globe

 

Celestial globe, 19th century, India, silver, 15.5 cm (diameter); Gift of Barrie and Judith Heaven 2007, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide