Cave 19, Ajanta, Deccan

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Sankarshan Mukhopadhyay
published on 20 May 2015
Cave 19, Ajanta, Deccan

The chaitya facade of Cave 19, Ajanta, north-west Deccan, India. The columned porch, cushion column capitals, and ornate decorative sculpture are typical of Gupta architecture (4-6th century CE). The relief panels show scenes from the life of Buddha.

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Mukhopadhyay, S. (2015, May 20). Cave 19, Ajanta, Deccan. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3879/

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Mukhopadhyay, Sankarshan. "Cave 19, Ajanta, Deccan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 20, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3879/.

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Mukhopadhyay, Sankarshan. "Cave 19, Ajanta, Deccan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 20 May 2015. Web. 20 Jun 2019.

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