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Title

Torso of a divinity


Artists

Unknown Artist


About

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


Details


Place where the work was made

Uttar Pradesh India


Date

early 11th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

63.1992



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Author Unknown, Indian Himalayan and Southeast Asian Art, New York, 28 Oct 1991. lot 81 (colour illustration)