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A GILT COPPER FIGURE OF INDRA, NEPAL, 15TH CENTURY

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR

A GILT COPPER FIGURE OF INDRA, NEPAL, 15TH CENTURY

A GILT COPPER FIGURE OF INDRA, NEPAL, 15TH CENTURY

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

Lot sold:

52,920

USD

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.

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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.