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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 1268

    A buff sandstone stele of Vishnu and Lakshmi

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN OR UTTAR PRADESH, 11TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A buff sandstone stele of Vishnu and Lakshmi
    India, Rajasthan or Uttar Pradesh, 11th century
    He seated on a throne with a pierced foliate band, she seated on his left leg, each with a pendent foot supported by Garuda below, surrounded by various devotees, backed by a mandorla with a fish and a tortoise at top
    26½ in. (67.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    William H. Wolff, Inc., New York
    Acquired 9 September 1963


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections