The NGC’s online magazine—a frequently updated source of information about the Canadian art world and the goings-on at the National Gallery of Canada. This online magazine includes exclusive interviews with artists; studio visits; interactive features; videos; short films; photo galleries; recommendations on exhibitions, films and books; as well as behind-the-scenes access and developments in the world of art that readers will not be able to find anywhere else. Go to ngcmagazine.ca now » Subscribe to the Magazine eNewsletter »
buff sandstone 43.2 cm high Gift of Max Tanenbaum, Toronto, 1978
National Gallery of Canada (no. 23258)
Part of a shrine to Vishnu, the relief shows the god in three manifestations: Vamana - guardian of the universe to the South; Buddha - the Enlightened; and Rama - the solar incarnation representing Cosmic Law.