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Sculpture - Sandstone - Alasakanya: Sculpture of a female divinity - India - British colonial period (1750-1947)

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Sculpture - Sandstone - Alasakanya: Sculpture of a female divinity - India - British colonial period (1750-1947)

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Good condition, see description - 34.5×10.5×18 cm

Object: Sculpture (More lots)
Material: Sandstone
Period: British colonial period (1750-1947)
Region/ Country of origin: India
Title of artwork: Alasakanya: Sculpture of a female divinity
Condition: Good condition, see description
Dimensions: 34.5×10.5×18 cm

Description

Sculpture depicting a female divinity who look like dancing,

In the style of the Surya Temple in Odisha State, India, this type of sculpture is called alasakanya, and decorates the walls by depicting scenes from everyday life, including female figures with a mirror, musicians and dancers, love scenes, scenes from the life of the Râja, inside and outside of the palace.

This piece comes more than certainly from a secondary temple of Jaïn influence.

Datation

Late 18th century - ca. 1775

Condition

Good condition. Some lacks and slight erosion in some parts

See photos for overall condition.

Provenance

Belgian family collection, acquired before 1995

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