Massive 5 ft Rosewood Carved Rama Statue
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Directory: Fine Art: Sculpture: Wood: Contemporary: item # 678570
Please refer to our stock # 2042 when inquiring.
Laguna Beach, California
(949) 246 3952
|Bring positive energy into your home in a special artistic manner with this very large (almost 5 ft. in height) carved masterpiece of Rama Sita and Hanuman is crafted out of the finest Indian Rosewood (Sono wood). This is the most heavy, dense, hard, highly prized wood in Indonesia – Not to be confused with lesser woods such as Suar, Jempenis or Balau. It is truly rare to find a statue of this size in this, the finest wood, made with this level of artisanship. Most such pieces are less than 15” and made of lesser wood. The fine detail, grace, and scope of this special piece is exceptional. Iconology: This piece represents the triumph of Good over Evil and is highly venerated and celebrated every year in Indonesia. Depicted are Rama (the seventh avatar of Vishnu – Supreme God) his wife Sita and Hanuman, Monkey God, symbol of power and strength. The myth tells of Rama and Hanuman rescuing Sita and vanquishing Ravana, the ten-headed demon king. Made in the City of Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. Age is not known. h. 57” X w. 16” X d. 8”.|