• Lot 391

    A Khmer Angkor Vat style sandstone figure of a male deity

    12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Khmer Angkor Vat style sandstone figure of a male deity
    12th century
    Standing in samabhanga, both arms broken, wearing vertical pleated sampot held together by a belt and with a flange falling to his left side, a piece of cloth passing between both legs backwards where it is draped over the belt in the form of a butterfly, his face with serene expression, carved arched eyebows above incised almond-shaped eyes, broad nose, pouting lips, ears broken, tiara in front of his conical-shaped hairdress, mounted
    48 cm. high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1980's.