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Universe in the shape of a man
latter half 16 century A.D.
Painting ink and gouache on paper India, Rajasthan, Sirohi h 10 -1/8 x w 4 -1/4 inches
A human figure in the shape of the loka-akasha (the Jaina universe) stands with colored squares making pyramid shapes above and below his waist which represents the world of man.
Indian Miniature Paintings
UC Berkeley, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
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