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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 397

    A red sandstone column fragment with dancers

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN OR MADHYA PRADESH, 12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A red sandstone column fragment with dancers
    India, Rajasthan or Madhya Pradesh, 12th century
    Exquisitely carved in the round with eight female dancers in animated attitudes within arched niches, some playing various instruments, each clad in short dhotis, wearing jeweled body ornaments and large earrings, some with small worshippers at their feet
    21 in. (53.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Spink and Son, Ltd., London, acquired in the 1980s


    Pre-Lot Text

    ANOTHER PROPERTY