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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 755

    A marble figure of a devi

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN OR GUJARAT, 12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A marble figure of a devi
    India, Rajasthan or Gujarat, 12th century
    Sensuously carved standing over a lotus base supported by small figures, arching back gracefully with her forefingers interlocked behind her raised head, her curvaceous forms emphasized by multiple necklaces, armlets, and beaded festoons, her face with almond-shaped eyes beneath gracefully arched brows, flanked by a column to the left and two deities on a lotus leaf above
    37½ in. (95.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    New York trade, 1990s
    Christie's New York, September 2002, lot 61
    Private Collection, Asia


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN ASIAN COLLECTION