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The First Jaina Tirthankara, Rishabhanatha

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1964. Formerly collection Nasli Heeramaneck, NYC.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Indian, Northern, Jain, about late 10th–early 11th century A.D.

Object Place

Gujarat or Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 114.3 x 64.7 x 33 cm (45 x 25 1/2 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

64.487

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture