Jalisco Seated Figure
Lot 50
Jalisco Seated Male Figure, El Arenal Style,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
US$ 6,000 - 8,000
€4,300 - 5,800
Auction Details
Lot Details
Jalisco Seated Male Figure, El Arenal Style,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
height 16in (40.5cm)
with his right hand resting on his raised knee, the left hand resting on the left leg crossed inwards, adorned with ritual scarification on shoulders and wearing a headband and earrings; red slip overall with cream painted details.

Provenance:
Sotheby's, New York, May 2007

Published:
Gallagher, Jackie, Companions of the Dead; Ceramic Tomb Sculptures from Ancient West Mexico, (1983), fig. 130
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