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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 1265

    A terracotta bust of a devi

    INDIA, UTTAR PRADESH, GUPTA PERIOD, 5TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A terracotta bust of a devi
    India, Uttar Pradesh, Gupta Period, 5th century
    Her face carved with full lips and incised eyes, her wavy hair flowing around her face and across her shoulders, adorned with a wide torque and earrings
    8½ in. (21.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    London art market, before 1999