Current Location:
Lake Michigan Hall -> 2nd Floor (LMH)
Location Notes:
LMH; 2nd flr, north wall

The Art of India ➔ Shiva and Durga, Sublime Merger

Artwork
Identifier:
2006.046.1
Artist:
Artist Unknown
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Vegetable Dye on Paper
Date:
2005
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 30 in Width: 22 in
Description:
Gray-blue figure and orange figure crossed together with snake and vegetation in their hands. Brown and red border. many different pattern designs.
Historical Context:
The Hindu Goddess, Durga, is known as the "one who can redeem in situations of utmost distress". Durga is a form of Devi, goddess that has ten arms, on a lion or tiger with weapon with a meditative smile and symbolic hand gesture.