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    Sale 12172

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    13 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 238

    A BLACK STONE FIGURE OF DURGA SEATED ON A LION

    NORTHEASTERN INDIA, PALA PERIOD, CIRCA 11TH/12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BLACK STONE FIGURE OF DURGA SEATED ON A LION
    Northeastern India, Pala period, circa 11th/12th century
    21¼ in. (53.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with Galerie Samarcande, Paris.
    with Spink & Son, London.
    Acquired by the current owner from the above on 29 May 1985.