• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 550

    A Central Indian sandstone stele depicting Shiva

    11/12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Central Indian sandstone stele depicting Shiva
    11/12th Century
    The ascetic form of Shiva standing in swaying posture on a base, his four hands holding club, drum, trident and skull cap, wearing dhoti, bejewelled, his face with ferocious expression and his hairdo combed into a jatamakuta, some damages
    67 cm. high, mounted


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    “!” Lots imported from outside the EU. The Buyer’s Premium is 37.05% incl. VAT over the first €5,000, plus 31.1% incl. VAT of the Hammer Price between €5,001 and €400,000, plus 21.58% incl. VAT of any amount in excess of €400,001.