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Asian Art

Head of a Deity, Bayon style

late 12th to early 13th century

Grey sandstone

12 5/8 × 7 1/4 × 5 7/8 in. (32.1 × 18.4 × 14.9 cm) without base
9 1/2 × 5 5/8 × 5 5/8 in. (24.1 × 14.3 × 14.3 cm) base
Katharine Ordway Collection
1980.12.15
Geography: 
Cambodia
Culture: 
Cambodian, Khmer
Period: 
Angkor period (802–1431)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Katharine Ordway (1899–1979), Weston, Conn.; bequeathed to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1980

Bibliography: 

Lesley K. Baier, The Katharine Ordway Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1983), 113–14, no. 89.

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.