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Collection

An image of Torso of a divinity by

Uttar Pradesh, India

Title
Torso of a divinity
Place of origin
Uttar PradeshIndia
Year
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
Accession number
63.1992
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.

Bibliography (1)

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

Exhibition history (1)

Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994