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Kneeling Apsaras

12th–13th century

Bronze

6 15/16 × 1 13/16 × 2 3/4 in. (17.6 × 4.6 × 7 cm)
Gift of Jai K. Chandrasekhar, B.A. 1987, J.D. 1997
2007.145.7
Geography: 
Geography Cambodia
Culture: 
Cambodia, Khmer
Period: 
Angkor period (802–1431)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Sotheby's, New York; purchased in 1999 by Jai K. Chandrasekhar, New York.; gift in 2007 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Dr. Helen Ibbitson Jessup and Thierry Zephir, eds., Sculpture of Angkor and Ancient Cambodia: Millennium of Glory, exh. cat. (Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1997).

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.