Siva as Mendicant

Indian
about 1800


Object Place: Southern India, India

Dimensions

1.07 x .555 x .357

Accession Number

21.1830

Medium or Technique

Bronze; copper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1921, sold in India by Sir William Beardsell (d. 1940), through Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947), to the MFA [1]. (Accession date: September 1, 1921)

Notes:
[1] The British art collector and businessman Sir William Beardsell (d. 1940) ran Messrs. W.A. Beardsell & Co., Ltd., based in Chennai, India, beginning in 1887.

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund