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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 and Pacific Film Archive
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