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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 1269

    A red sandstone relief of two celestial attendants

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN OR MADHYA PRADESH, 11TH/12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A red sandstone relief of two celestial attendants
    India, Rajasthan or Madhya Pradesh, 11th/12th century
    Each standing in elegant tribhanga, wearing long striated dhotis secured with jeweled belts with beaded festoons, adorned with multiple beaded necklaces and other jewelry, their hair pulled into rounded chignons, the one on the left holding a flywhisk
    16¼ in. (41.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired before 1987