Standing Vishnu

Indian
Late Chola period
14th century


Object Place: Probably Tamil Nadu, Southern India

Dimensions

63.5 x 18.5 x 18.5 cm.

Accession Number

21.1833

Medium or Technique

Brass, 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