Asian Art

Ganesha

7th–8th century

Buff sandstone

21 1/4 x 15 9/16 x 5 7/8 in., 75 lb. (54 x 39.5 x 15 cm, 34.02 kg)
Gift of John D. Viener, B.A. 1961
2017.25.1
Culture: 
Indian
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Private American collection; Kapoor Galleries, New York; John D. Viener 1986 - 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.