Large Nayarit Standing Male Figure, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
Lot 15
Large Nayarit Standing Male Figure,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
Sold for US$ 23,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Large Nayarit Standing Male Figure, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
Lot Details
Large Nayarit Standing Male Figure,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
Earthenware with reddish-orange slip
height 20 1/2in (52.1cm)

PROVENANCE
Stendahl Gallery, California, prior to 1968
Private Collection, New York

EXHIBITED
Dallas, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Pre-Columbian Art, 1950, p. 27, illus.

PUBLISHED
Von Winning, Hasso, Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America, New York, 1968, colorplate 165

Standing proudly in monumental size and scale with proportionally large legs and torso, the diminutive hands holding a club in the right and a small cup in the left.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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