A finely cast and very animate Indian bronze statue of dancing Krishna holding a ball of butter or Balakrishna.Typical indications of wear through worship.Lovely spotted green patina.
5 3/4 inches H.
A very fine pair of bronze castings consisting
of Krishna fluting (Krishna Venugopala) and Radha holding a lotus,symbol of purity.
Krishna 8 1/2 inches H. 6 inches W.
Radha 8 1/2 inches H. 4 1/2 inches W.
A very finely cast spouted Indian ceremonial vessel or lota.This particular lota has a fantastic makara/animal shaped spout and is beautifully incised with 3 hindu symbols.
5 inches H. 6 inches L.
A rare and ancient Indian bronze figure of LaksmiNarasimha.
The half man half lion 4th avatar of Vishnu with Laksmin resting on his left leg.
A very fine casting and in excellent condition.
4 1/4 inches H. 3 inches W.
A very finely carved green schist Buddha from
the Swat Valley of Pakistan.It was the location for post Gandharan sculpture and an artistic link to the later great buddhist sculpture of Kashmir.Unmounted.
9 inches H.
A large,rare and very finely crafted paper mache mask of a Dharmapala from the closed buddhist kingdom of Bhutan.Excellent condition.Collected in Bhutan and in the same family collection for over 50 years.
13 1/2 inches H. 11 inches W.