Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 11.09.2019

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A MOTTLED RED SANDSTONE RELIEF OF A COUPLE

A MOTTLED RED SANDSTONE RELIEF OF A COUPLE CENTRAL INDIA, MATHURA, KUSHAN PERIOD, 2ND CENTURY 11 ¼ in. (28.5 cm.) wide Provenance The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, New York, by repute. The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1972. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, New York, by 1982. The

Lot #: 301

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BUFF SANDSTONE CORNER RELIEF OF A RAKSHASA

A BUFF SANDSTONE CORNER RELIEF OF A RAKSHASA CENTRAL INDIA, GUPTA PERIOD, 5TH-6TH CENTURY 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) high, 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) wide, 7 in. (17.8 cm.) deep Provenance The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, New York. The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1978. Robert Hatfield

Lot #: 302

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A GREY SCHIST FRIEZE OF DANCERS

A GREY SCHIST FRIEZE OF DANCERS ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 2ND-3RD CENTURY 21 1/8 in. (54 cm.) wide Provenance Collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art (acc. no. 1954.260.6), by 1954. Sotheby's New York, 16-17 March 1988, lot 12

Lot #: 303

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BUFF SANDSTONE HEAD OF BHAIRAVA

A BUFF SANDSTONE HEAD OF BHAIRAVA INDIA, RAJASTHAN OR MADHYA PRADESH, 9TH-10TH CENTURY 13 ¾ in. (36 cm.) high Provenance The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, New York. The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1976. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, New York, by 1982. The Pan-Asian Collection

Lot #: 304

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A LARGE AND IMPORTANT BUFF SANDSTONE RELIEF WITH SEVEN MATRIKAS

A LARGE AND IMPORTANT BUFF SANDSTONE RELIEF WITH SEVEN MATRIKAS CENTRAL INDIA, 8TH-9TH CENTURY 53 in. (134.6 cm.) wide Provenance The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck collection, New York, by repute. The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1975. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, New York, 1982. The

Lot #: 305

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$200,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BLACK STONE STELE OF NARASIMHA

A BLACK STONE STELE OF NARASIMHA INDIA, ORISSA, 12TH-13TH CENTURY 21 1/8 in. (53.6 cm.) high Provenance Sotheby's New York, 2 June 1992, lot 288

Lot #: 306

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF A RAKSHASI

A BRONZE FIGURE OF A RAKSHASI INDONESIA, CENTRAL JAVA, 10TH-11TH CENTURY 4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) high Provenance The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1976. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, New York, by 1982. The Pan-Asian Collection; Sotheby's New York, 5 October 1990, lot 102

Lot #: 307

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE HEAD OF BUDDHA

A BRONZE HEAD OF BUDDHA THAILAND, LAN NA STYLE, 16TH CENTURY 9 ½ in. (24 cm.) high Provenance Acquired from Peng Seng, Bangkok, 1958

Lot #: 308

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA

A BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA THAILAND, SUKHOTHAI STYLE, 16TH CENTURY 17 3/8 in. (44 cm.) high Provenance Acquired from Peng Seng, Bangkok, 1958

Lot #: 309

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURAL LOTUS PETAL FROM A LOTUS MANDALA

A BRONZE FIGURAL LOTUS PETAL FROM A LOTUS MANDALA NORTHEASTERN INDIA OR TIBET, 12TH-13TH CENTURY 3 in. (7.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 310

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A GROUP OF INEBRIATED ASCETICS ON A HILLSIDE

A GROUP OF INEBRIATED ASCETICS ON A HILLSIDE INDIA, MARWAR, 18TH CENTURY Image 11 ¼ x 7 7/8 in. (28.5 x 19.8 cm.); folio 14 3/8 x 10 ¼ in. (36.4 x 26 cm

Lot #: 311

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A RAMAYANA SERIES

AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A RAMAYANA SERIES INDIA, MALWA, CIRCA 1630 Image 6 ½ x 8 5/8 in. (16.4 x 21.8 cm.); folio 9 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (23.1 x 18 cm

Lot #: 312

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A BHAGAVATA PURANA SERIES

AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A BHAGAVATA PURANA SERIES INDIA, MALWA, CIRCA 1720 Image 7 ¼ x 13 ¾ in. (18.3 x 35 cm

Lot #: 313

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A BHAGAVATA PURANA SERIES

AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A BHAGAVATA PURANA SERIES ATTRIBUTED TO THE FAMILY OF NAINSUKH, INDIA, GULER OR BASOHLI, CIRCA 1760-1770 Image 11 x 15 in. (27.8 x 38.1 cm.); folio 16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.4 cm

Lot #: 314

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A HAMIR HATH SERIES

AN ILLUSTRATION FROM A HAMIR HATH SERIES STYLE OF SAJNU, NORTH INDIA, MANDI, CIRCA 1810-1820 Image 12 3/8 x 17 ½ in. (31.4 x 44.5 cm.); folio 19 7/8 x 14 ¾ in. (50.5 x 37.4 cm

Lot #: 315

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A FOLIO FROM A JAIN MANUSCRIPT

A FOLIO FROM A JAIN MANUSCRIPT WESTERN INDIA, 15TH-16TH CENTURY Image 3 7/8 x 2 ¼ in. (9.7 x 5.8 cm.); folio 4 3/8 x 10 1/8 in. (11 x 25.8 cm

Lot #: 316

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A PAINTING OF THE JAGANNATH TRIAD

A PAINTING OF THE JAGANNATH TRIAD EASTERN INDIA, ORISSA, 19TH CENTURY OR LATER 24 1/8 x 20 1/8 in. (61.2 x 51 cm

Lot #: 317

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A RARE GREY SCHIST BUDDHAPADA

A RARE GREY SCHIST BUDDHAPADA ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 2ND-3RD CENTURY 29 ½ in. (74.9 cm.) high Provenance Christie's Amsterdam, 13 April 1999, lot 23

Lot #: 318

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A GREY SCHIST HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA

A GREY SCHIST HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 2ND-3RD CENTURY Provenance Collection of the Honorable John Edward Bingham of Sussex, England (1904-1992). Sotheby & Co., London, 12 December 1960, lot 62. A. Garebed (1923 – 1958), London. Collection of Denys Miller Sutton (1917-1991

Lot #: 319

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A GREY SCHIST FIGURE OF MAITREYA

A GREY SCHIST FIGURE OF MAITREYA ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 3RD CENTURY 26 ½ in. (67.8 cm.) high Provenance René Jacquerod, Zürich, 30 June 1955. Coninx Museum, Zürich, by 1993. Christie’s New York, 21 March 2008, lot 552. Private collection, Paris

Lot #: 320

Estimate: US$120,000 - US$180,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A GREY SCHIST BUDDHAPADA

A GREY SCHIST BUDDHAPADA ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 2ND-3RD CENTURY 19 ½ (49.5 cm.) high Provenance Sotheby's New York, 20 March 1997, lot 36

Lot #: 321

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A MOTTLED RED SANDSTONE HEAD OF RUDRA

A MOTTLED RED SANDSTONE HEAD OF RUDRA INDIA, GUPTA PERIOD, 6TH-7TH CENTURY 9 ¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high Provenance Peter Marks, New York. Collection of the late Earl Morse (1908-1988), acquired from the above, 9 August 1965; thence by descent

Lot #: 322

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A RED SANDSTONE FIGURE OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNI

A RED SANDSTONE FIGURE OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNI INDIA, MATHURA, 2ND-3RD CENTURY 8 ¼ in. (20.8 cm.) high Provenance Acquired by Juliet and Mohammed Khurshid, former Secretary of Defense of Pakistan and first Pakistani Ambassador in Bangladesh, by 1979; thence by descent

Lot #: 323

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF YOGA NARASIMHA

A BRONZE FIGURE OF YOGA NARASIMHA NORTH INDIA, KASHMIR OR CHAMBA, 10TH-11TH CENTURY 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) high Provenance Acquired privately by 1983, by repute

Lot #: 324

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A RARE BRONZE FIGURE OF HARIHARA

A RARE BRONZE FIGURE OF HARIHARA SOUTH INDIA, PALLAVA PERIOD, 9TH CENTURY 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) high Provenance Dr. J.R. Belmont, Basel, by repute. The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1977, by repute. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, New York. Christie's New York, 21 September 2007, lot 91

Lot #: 325

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A SILVER-INLAID BRONZE FIGURE OF PADMAPANI LOKESHVARA

A SILVER-INLAID BRONZE FIGURE OF PADMAPANI LOKESHVARA NORTHEAST INDIA, BIHAR, PALA PERIOD, 11TH-12TH CENTURY 4 ¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high Provenance Dr J.R. Belmont Collection, Basel, by repute. The Pan-Asian Collection (Christian Humann), by 1977, by repute. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, New York

Lot #: 326

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A LARGE AND IMPORTANT BRONZE FIGURE OF UMA

A LARGE AND IMPORTANT BRONZE FIGURE OF UMA SOUTH INDIA, TAMIL NADU, CHOLA PERIOD, 13TH CENTURY 25 ¼ in. (64.1 cm.) high Provenance Collection of Mrs. Florence Sutherland Orr (1856-1948), acquired in Chennai (now Madras), India. Christie's New York, 19 March 2013, lot 229

Lot #: 327

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF A CHAKRA

A BRONZE FIGURE OF A CHAKRA SOUTH INDIA, TAMIL NADU, CHOLA PERIOD, 11TH-12TH CENTURY 12 ¾ in. (32.4 cm.) high Provenance William H. Wolff, Inc., New York. Sotheby’s New York, 27 March 1991, lot 56

Lot #: 328

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF UMA

A BRONZE FIGURE OF UMA SOUTH INDIA, TAMIL NADU, CHOLA PERIOD, 12TH-13TH CENTURY 17 1/8 in. (43.5 cm.) high Provenance Acquired from C.T. Loo & Cie. (Frank Caro), New York, 22 March 1974

Lot #: 329

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF VISHNU

A BRONZE FIGURE OF VISHNU SOUTH INDIA, TAMIL NADU, VIJAYANAGARA PERIOD, CIRCA 1500 5 ¼ in. (13.5 cm.) high Provenance Acquired in Calcutta, 1992, by repute

Lot #: 330

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 11 Sep 2019