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    Sale 12172

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    13 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 239

    A BLACK STONE HEAD OF VISHNU

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

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BLACK STONE HEAD OF VISHNU
    Northeastern India, Pala period, 11th/12th century
    12¼ in. (30.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Property of the late Mr. Robert Payne, Sotheby's New York, 20-21 September 1985, lot 247.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A WEST COAST COLLECTION