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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1402

    A black stone stele of Krishna as a child


    Price Realised  


    A black stone stele of Krishna as a child
    Nepal, 13th century
    Carved standing on a lotus with wide petals wearing a pleated dhoti, sacred cord, armbands, earrings and foliate tiara, his hands lowered holding long flywhisks, backed by an arched torana
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high

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    Spink and Son, Ltd., London, acquired in the 1980s

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of a Private European Collector