The God Vishnu in Three Incarnations (Vaikuntha Vishnu)

Indian
Gupta period
about mid-5th century A.D.


Object Place: Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India

Dimensions

Overall: 65.8 x 53.3 x 27.9 cm (25 7/8 x 21 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

17.1015

Medium or Technique

Sandstone with traces of plaster

On View

South and Southeast Asian Art Gallery (Gallery 176)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

By 1913, with Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; September 30, 1913, lent to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross; 1917, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 15, 1917)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection