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The most important sculpture in the round are the life-size or colossal images of
yaksas and yaksis, which reinterpret ... in height, and, though the two hands are
broken and the head is considerably damaged, it is an image of great strength.
The images followed canonical patterns established for the major temple icons.
Since their work had to be as similar as possible to the oldest sacred images of
which they knew, the Buddhist sculptors in Siam adhered to strict formulas and ...
The two retinal images of the same object seem to be combined perceptually in
the brain into one three-dimensional experience. The degree of disparity
between the two retinal images, so-called binocular parallax, depends on the
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