Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Andagu Stone Stele

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Andagu Stone Stele, Burma, Pagan style, with a four-armed Vishnu standing in the frontal samapada posture, holding his four attributes: a large club, a wheel of the law, a rosary, and a conch, flanked with four other smaller deities in two groups, ht. 28 1/2 in.

Provenance: Ex collection Boris Mirski.
Estimate $800-1,000

general age wear and tear, with some old chips including one to the nose of the Vishnu.


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

Hindu gods, Religion, Vaishnavism, Vishnu

Departments

Specialists