Early Indian narrative art of Bharhut: photo 13
Photo 13 of 140 in Gallery: Early Indian narrative art of Bharhut
Image title: Figure 13. Bharhut Gallery, Indian Museum, Kolkata
Figure 13:—General view of the railings and gateway, Bharhut, Bharhut Gallery, Indian Museum, Kolkata. (Photograph by the author).
The art of Bharhut, dominated by sculptural reliefs narrating a popular facet of Buddhism in the form of the immense Jataka literature, represent the emergence of visual narrative art in India.—Bharhut represents the earliest evidence of narrative art which display many story telling techniques.