05-16-2015 05-16-2015
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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2810B Boston
May 16, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Wooden Lintel Frieze

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2810B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 16, 2015 11:00AM


Wooden Lintel Frieze, India, carved in high relief with a central band of figures in a pavilion with Lakshmi at the very center, flanked by male and female attendants playing musical instruments and dancing, with three smaller bands of human and animal-headed attendants below, all surrounded by borders of beadwork and stylized flowers, 44 x 12 in.

Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Arthur L. and Genevieve S. Funk.
Estimate $700-900

a broken and missing part to the right edge, overall age wear and discoloration, multiple cracks, old and new chips, heavy dirt.

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India, Lakshmi, Genevieve S. Funk