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Siva as Lord of Dance, Nataraja

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Provenance

By 1991, Doris Wiener (dealer), New York; 1992, sold by Doris Wiener to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 26, 1992)

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund

Indian (Central-eastern Madhya Pradesh), about A.D. 975–1025

Object Place

Eastern-central India, India

Dimensions

Overall: 44.5 x 31.8 x 16.5 cm, 26.8 kg (17 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 6 1/2 in., 59 lb.) Framed (Welded steel wall angle flat stock plates( keyholes)hanging): 30.5 x 20.3 x 0.5 cm (12 x 8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.12

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture