Asian Art Auction

November 28, 2016

LOT 59
A Large and Rare Carved Ivory Figure of Ganesha with Attributes, Orissa, India, Late 19th Century
  • A Large and Rare Carved Ivory Figure of Ganesha with Attributes, Orissa, India, Late 19th Century
  • A Large and Rare Carved Ivory Figure of Ganesha with Attributes, Orissa, India, Late 19th Century

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A Large and Rare Carved Ivory Figure of Ganesha with Attributes, Orissa, India, Late 19th Century

十九世紀末 印度牙雕象神迦尼薩

Depicting the elephant deity in standing position with vivid presentation, the rat servant sitting beside the deity, with a fitted rosewood stand
ivory alone height 16.3" — 41.3 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

The large size of this ivory Ganesha is rare. A comparable example was gifted by Mr. and Mrs. Kleiman to the The Metropolitan Museum, New York, where it is in the permanent collection, accession number 64.102

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory