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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 383

    A marble figure of Ambika

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN, 12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A marble figure of Ambika
    India, Rajasthan, 12th century
    Finely carved with the deity in sway stance with a child resting on her hip, adorned with a beaded pendant belt, foliate armlet and necklaces draped across her breasts, her face with smiling lips and almond-shaped eyes, surmounted with an elaborate headdress with curls spilling above her brow, backed by a lotus petal mandorla
    39 in. (99.1 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's New York, 23 March 2000, lot 127


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ASIAN COLLECTION