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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 754

    A sandstone torso of a goddess

    INDIA, MADHYA PRADESH, 12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A sandstone torso of a goddess
    India, Madhya Pradesh, 12th century
    Standing in elegant tribhanga, holding a bowl in her left hand and a scarf in her right, wearing a long striated dhoti secured with a festooned belt, the torso adorned by a torque with pendant beads
    15½ in. (39.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Private New York Collection, before 2000


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN