Sculpture - Hardwood - Vishnu - A tropical hardwood sculpture of Krishna - India - Early 20th century

Description
Sculpture - Hardwood - Vishnu - A tropical hardwood sculpture of Krishna - India - Early 20th century
Good condition, see description - 16.5×7×3 cm

An Indian tropical hardwood sculpture of Krishna, the ninth incarnation of Vishnu, ca 1925, ca 7 cm. wide, 3 cm. deep and 16.5 cm. high including the base.

Krishna standing in 'padasvastika', with straps, wide belt ('udarabandha') and drooping scarf, almond-shaped eyes, ears with large pendants, the hair partly in tail, partially pinned-up, playing an unrecognizable instrument, in good condition.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Technique
Carved
Material
Hardwood
Period
Early 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
India
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
Vishnu
Title of artwork
A tropical hardwood sculpture of Krishna
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
16.5×7×3 cm
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