- Achieved the highest level of perfection.
- The art was sensitive, secular and anthropomorphic.
- Gupta temple was not excavated from rock, it was an independent structure built of dressed stone blocks.
- Dasavatara temple at Deogarh is a beautiful example of Gupta architecture.
- Best examples are standing Buddhas from Mathura The rock sculpture showing the Varaha avatara of Vishnu in the Udayagiri cave represents the vigour of which the art was capable.