Bhairava or Mahakala

Provenance

About 1972, private collection, Netherlands [see note]. 1972, sold by Gebr. Refuge, C.V. (dealer), Diepenveen, Netherlands, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 8, 1972)



NOTE: Said to have been kept in the backyard of a private home in the Netherlands.

Credit Line

Frederick L. Jack Fund

Bhairava or Mahakala

  • Javanese, about 14th century
Eastern Java, Indonesia
Dimensions
198.12 cm (78 in.)
Medium or Technique
Andesite (volcanic stone)
Classification
Sculpture
Accession Number
1972.951
On view
South and Southeast Asia - 176

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