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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 1403

    A gilt and polychromed wood panel

    NEPAL, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A gilt and polychromed wood panel
    Nepal, 14th century
    Depicting Ushnishavijaya with three-faces and twelve arms seated in dhyanasana on a double-lotus at center, the principal hands in dhyana mudra and the others wielding various ritual implements, the three crowned faces framed by a halo and the gilt figure backed by a torana, carved with scroll-work patterns swirling toward the panel's edges
    17 x 8¾ in. (43 x 22½ cm.)


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    Provenance

    Hong Kong art market, before 2000


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of a Private European Collector