Lot 2174. Torso of a female deity

Sold:€ 20 000
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
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Lot 2174Torso of a female deity
Khmer. Baphuon-Style. 11. Century

sand stone with dark Patina. In an elegant swing to the side, high on the hips, drawn, fine-gefältelte sampot is tied for refined
at the front and falls in a tail-fold. Short
the hip, he is grouped together by a wide belt. The body of the goddess is shown as a
young, sensual woman of great liveliness and Freshness. The Fragment
tapering elegantly to the bottom, and appears as a masterpiece of the typical narrow and
graceful Baphuon style. Height 44.5 cm. Condition B.
provenance:
-Comagnie de la Chine et des Indes, Paris. Since about 2005.
-private collection Paris

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