• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 274

    A sandstone torso of Uma

    KHMER, ANGKOR PERIOD, BAPHUON STYLE, 11TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A sandstone torso of Uma
    Khmer, Angkor period, Baphuon style, 11th century
    The bare torso superbly carved in the round, wearing a realistically rendered crisply pleated sarong wrapped twice and tucked into the front, secured by a foliate belt with beaded festoons
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Spink and Son, Inc., London, 1998


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTOR