16 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 122,500
Estimate USD 100,000 - USD 150,000
A sandstone figure of Vishnu
Khmer, Angkor Wat Period, 12th century
Clad in a short sampot carved with parallel pleats and secured with a jeweled belt and with a double-butterfly sash in front, his rounded face with delicately outlined lips and long pendulous earlobes, the hair arranged in a conical topknot secured with a large foliate tiara
22½ in. (57.3 cm.) high
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J.J. Klejman, 11 April 1963
This property comes from a private New York estate which acquired it directly from J.J. Klejman, and was passed by descent to the present owner.
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