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Lower part of a statue decorating a Pillar, Late Gupta, 6th-7th century

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Lower part of a statue decorating a Pillar, Late Gupta, 6th-7th century
Author(s): Frederic, Louis
Keywords: Gupta Period;Gupta Sculpture;General;stone sculpture;book scan
Series/Report no.: Basham Collection
Description: The magnificence of this fragment makes its mutilation the more regrettable, Its workmanship is good, the treatment supple and harmonious, The light muslin skirt clings closely to the body, The exaggeratedly thin waist brings out the classical tribhanga, A long pendant hangs down on her thigh, The curious position has caused the left leg to be deformed, The feet are in profile and the torso frontally,
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-843


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