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Two Framed Lintel Friezes

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Two Framed Lintel Friezes, India, one with a central depiction of Lakshmi with elephants on either side pouring water and attendants and half-bird, half-female figures playing musical instruments, with two petal roundels at either end; and the other depicting a central deity surrounded by various dancing attendants, both bordered by carved beadwork and with gilt frames, overall size to 36 x 13 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

India, Buddhism, Indian religions, Lakshmi, Religion, Shaktism

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