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Face Of A Grotesque

Provenance

Between 1975 and 1979, acquired in India by Edward W. M. Bryant (b. 1924 - d. 2006), Washington, DC [see note 1]; 1992, gift of Edward W. M. Bryant to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 24, 1992) NOTES: [1] Edward Bryant built up his collection of Indian terracottas from various dealers while he was in Delhi with the American Embassy.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W.M. Bryant

Indian, Kushan-Gupta period, about 3rd–4th century A.D.

Object Place

India

Accession Number

1992.296

Medium or Technique

Hand modeled terracotta

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture