Altarpiece of Vimana Rama - Bone, Madera Palo Rosa - India - Second half 20th century

Description
Altarpiece of Vimana Rama - Bone, Madera Palo Rosa - India - Second half 20th century
Very good condition, see description - 25×46×5 cm

Altarpiece of Rama Vimana made by hand in cattle bone and Palo Rosa background, great weight and size of the piece. The image is embossed and is made from various pieces of inlaid bones and artistically painted in black. The history of the Vimanas as chariots of gods with divine forms is found in references of several books such as Enel Bhágavata-purana (c. 12th century) vimanas of different sizes and shapes are described, as a chariot or carriage of the gods, as a mythical flying vehicle.
This altarpiece is in perfect condition.

Lot details
Object
Altarpiece of Vimana Rama
Material
Bone, Madera Palo Rosa
Period
Second half 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
India
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
25×46×5 cm
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