An image of Torso of a divinity

Unknown Artist

Torso of a divinity

Location
Not on display
Further information

An elegant figure, based in the classic 'tribhanga', with his hips swung gently to the right, and wearing a dhoti.

Place of origin
Uttar Pradesh, India
Year
early 11th century
Media
Sculpture
Medium
pink sandstone
Dimensions
86.4 x 33.0 x 16.0 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust 1992
Accession number
63.1992
Provenance
Sotheby's New York, 28 Oct 1991, New York/United States of America, "Indian Himalayan and Southeast Asian Art" sale at Sotheby's, New York, 28/10/91, lot 81