A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century
Lot 5365
A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century
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A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene  India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century
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Indian, Himalayan, and Southeast Asian Art

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A mottled red sandstone relief of a Bacchanalian scene
India, Mathura, Kushan period, 2nd century
The central female figure supported in an intoxicated state by a tall male and a smaller female attendant, who trying to restore her dhoti, another female at upper right with an elaborate coiffure looks on, each is adorned with beaded earrings and and thick necklaces and disc belts.
27 1/2 in (69.8 cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private Collection, London
    Doris Wiener Gallery, acquired in 1992-1994

    Published:
    Donald Stadner, "'The Little Clay Cart' in Early Mathura," Orientations, January 1996, p. 43.
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