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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 429

    A bronze figure of a dancing girl

    INDIA, HYDERABAD, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A bronze figure of a dancing girl
    India, Hyderabad, circa 1800
    Standing in tribhangha on a circular lotus base, her left arm raised to her face, wearing a long dhoti with elaborate jewelry, her face bearing a pleasant expression, her hair gathered in an adorned bun, with a smooth dark patina overall
    2½ in. (57.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    J.J. Klejman, acquired 11 April 1963


    Saleroom Notice

    This property comes from a private New York estate which acquired it from J.J. Klejman, and was passed by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

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