Lot 63
 
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KARNATAKA, CIRCA 16TH CENTURY
Inscribed in Telugu at the bottom
Brass
12.5 in (32.3 cm) high

NON-EXPORTABLE REGISTERED ANTIQUITY

PROVENANCE
Property of a Distinguished Family Collection


Vardhaman Mahavir is the last of the twenty-four tirthankaras as identified in Jain scriptures. The lion attribute at the base of the sculpture identifies Mahavir as the central figure. He is surrounded by the twenty-three tirthankaras who preceded him, and together they constitute the entire pantheon.




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  Lot 63 of 81  

CLASSICAL INDIAN ART | LIVE AUCTION, MUMBAI
9 MARCH 2017

Estimate
Rs 8,00,000 - 12,00,000
$12,125 - 18,185

Winning Bid
Rs 9,60,000
$14,545
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)










 



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