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Asian Art

Female Torso (Devi)

11th century

Beige sandstone

19 × 8 × 5 1/2 in. (48.26 × 20.32 × 13.97 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2006.156.1
Geography: 
India
Culture: 
Indian
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Kapoor Galleries, New York; sold to The Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn. and New York, December 21, 2004; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2006

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 168, pl. 150.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.