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Asian Art

Head of Prajnaparamita

late 12th–early 13th century

Grey sandstone

15 × 8 × 8 1/2 in. (38.1 × 20.32 × 21.59 cm)
with base: 20 × 8 × 8 1/2 in. (50.8 × 20.32 × 21.59 cm)
Gift of Michael de Havenon, B.A. 1962, and Georgia de Havenon
2021.5.1
Geography: 
Cambodia
Thailand
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Cambodian
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Beurdeley et Cie., Paris, by 1981; sold to Michael and Georgia de Havenon, New York, October 15, 1981 (as Thailand, Lopburi, 14th century); on loan to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2017–2020; gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2020

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