A GILT COPPER FIGURE OF INDRA, NEPAL, 15TH CENTURY
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
A GILT COPPER FIGURE OF INDRA
NEPAL, 15TH CENTURY
Height 5 ¼ in. (13.5 cm)
Himalayan Art Resources item no. 13748.
Private European Collection
Compare the posture, hand gestures, jewelry and flower design with a fifteenth century Nepalese gilt copper Indra formerly in the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection and now in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, see Pratapaditya Pal, Art of Nepal, Los Angeles, 1985, p. 119, cat. S42, illus. p. 50.