collections 2019

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Co-curated by Amin Jaffer and Sir Norman Rosenthal

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A Monumental Figure of Amida Buddha

Buddhism, Zen and the Art of Calligraphy

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Giovanni Baratta, Mars, 1735 - 1740, White marble oval relief with Bardiglio marble frame, 77 × × 65 cm, Courtesy of Callisto Fine Arts

Showcasing the diversity of sculpture across centuries and cultures

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Sayed Haider Raza, L'Oiel

A presentation of black and white monochromatic works by S H Raza

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Piravend female idol Bronze Luristan, 9th-8th century BC Height: 14.4 cm Provenance: Collection David-Weill, Paris, 1931 (no. 92) Collection X, London and New York (Inv. 1538) Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Collection D. David-Weill © Galerie Kevorkian

Unique metalwork objects from 3rd to 1st millennium B.C. Luristan in Western Iran and Eurasian Steppes

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Laurits Andersen Ring, Evening

North European art during the 19th century

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Eileen Gray, Terrace folding chair for Tempe a Pailla

Original furniture and objects by Eileen Gray

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Probably Abraham de Vischer, Portrait of a Dutch gentleman, North India probably Jaipur, late 18th century, Pigments and gold on paper, 39.8 x 31.9 cm. Courtesy of Alexis Renard

Selection of Indian and Islamic art addressing themes of ‘the other’ and the encounter of cultures 

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Max Ernst, Le Château Etoilé, 1936, Original signed colour frottage on paper, 17.5 × × 17.5 cm, Courtesy of Sims Reed

Max Ernst's collage novels and the illustrated texts of J. J. Grandville