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Josef Breitenbach
89.81.52
Nymph, Celestial Musician. The Muslims cut off all heads within reach to satisfy religious tabu against human likeness
Josef Breitenbach Archive, Rights and Reproductions
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Nymph, Celestial Musician. The Muslims cut off all heads within reach to satisfy religious tabu against human likeness
Date:
1957-1958
Credit Line:
Josef Breitenbach Archive, Rights and Reproductions
Copyright:
© The Josef and Yaye Breitenbach Charitable Foundation
Accession #:
89.81.52
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Overall, Primary Support: 14 x 10 7/8 in. (35.5 x 27.7 cm) Image: 14 x 10 7/8 in. (35.5 x 27.7 cm)
Description:
[headless sculpture of woman beating drum, sculpture of another musician in background]
Associated place:
India
Nationality:
United States