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Iconic: Blue Lady

Added: August 29, 2012 - 16:48

Artist, Navjot, speaks about the (Untitled) "Blue Lady", one of the Royal Ontario Museum's iconic treasures. A modern twist on conventional South Asian art, the larger than life sculpture represents a goddess of fertility, and is painted a brilliant blue, a traditional Hindu colour of divinity.

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Comment by Hayle

The Blue Lady looks really artistic...
This is a sculpture I do NOT want to miss when I see it
The different native words are amazing
The photos are breathtaking
Lots of history about statues and other things I might need to know

Comment by Lead Concierge

Hello Ashley, the interview was conducted by our Curator of South Asian Art, Deepali Dewan.

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