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    Sale 2112

    The Scholar's Vision: The Pal Family Collection

    20 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 354

    A copper figure of the Krishna Child dancing on Kaliya

    SOUTH INDIA, TAMIL NADU, VIJAYANAGAR PERIOD, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A copper figure of the Krishna Child dancing on Kaliya
    South India, Tamil Nadu, Vijayanagar period, 16th/17th Century
    Finely cast with Krishna dancing victoriously on the back of the multi-headed serpent and holding the butter ball
    4½ in. (11.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1970s