11 episodes

Collecting Paradise celebrates Western Himalayan Buddhists as agents of their own cultural production and the important role they played in collecting and preserving the art of Kashmir that they greatly appreciated and that would come to be valued highly by western collectors in centuries to come. This audio tour focuses on the role of patronage and donors that were key to the art's production.

Collecting Paradise: Buddhist Art of Kashmir and Its Legacies Rubin Museum of Art

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Collecting Paradise celebrates Western Himalayan Buddhists as agents of their own cultural production and the important role they played in collecting and preserving the art of Kashmir that they greatly appreciated and that would come to be valued highly by western collectors in centuries to come. This audio tour focuses on the role of patronage and donors that were key to the art's production.

    Introduction to Collecting Paradise

    Introduction to Collecting Paradise

    • 45 sec
    The Gilgit King Commission of Crowned Buddha

    The Gilgit King Commission of Crowned Buddha

    • 2 min
    The Origin of Kashmira

    The Origin of Kashmira

    • 2 min
    Crowned Buddha who is touching the Head of a King

    Crowned Buddha who is touching the Head of a King

    • 2 min
    Crossing Borders: The Traveling Shrine

    Crossing Borders: The Traveling Shrine

    • 2 min
    Donor Scenes in a Painting featuring Mahakala

    Donor Scenes in a Painting featuring Mahakala

    • 1 min

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