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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 1290

    Two bronze figures of Krishna

    SOUTH INDIA, VIJAYANAGAR PERIOD, 14TH/15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Two bronze figures of Krishna
    South India, Vijayanagar period, 14th/15th century
    One as a baby laying on his back and grabbing his foot, the other as a butter thief crawling on the floor
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) long, the largest (2)


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    Provenance

    The first acquired in 1988
    The second Spink and Son, Ltd.,
    London, 1982


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Paul F. Walter