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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 1424

    A sandstone torso of a male deity

    KHMER, ANGKOR PERIOD, BAPHUON STYLE, 11TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A sandstone torso of a male deity
    Khmer, Angkor Period, Baphuon style, 11th century
    Finely carved wearing a high-waisted sampot with a butterfly knot at the back secured by a belt, the torso elegantly modeled
    19½ in. (89.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    William H. Wolff, Inc., New York
    Acquired 9 September 1963


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections