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Standing Padmapani

Asian Art

On View: Asian Galleries, Arts of the Himalayas, 2nd floor
MEDIUM Ivory, polychrome
  • Place Made: Nepal
  • DATES 17th–18th century
    DIMENSIONS 7 × 5 5/8 × 7/8 in. (17.8 × 14.3 × 2.2 cm) mount (with object): 7 1/2 × 2 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (19.1 × 6.4 × 3.8 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Amy and Robert L. Poster
    PROVENANCE Prior to 1982, provenance not yet documented; by 1982, acquired by Amy and Robert L. Poster of New York, NY; 1982, gift of Amy and Robert L. Poster to the Brooklyn Museum. The donors original mount, a black plastic/acrylic block measuring 1 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8" was discareded August 24, 2023. This base had a dealer sticker "Doris Wiener Gallery/ 41 East 57th Street/ New York" - W. Andersons. Collections Management
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    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Asian Galleries, Arts of the Himalayas, 2nd floor
    CAPTION Standing Padmapani, 17th–18th century. Ivory, polychrome, 7 × 5 5/8 × 7/8 in. (17.8 × 14.3 × 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Amy and Robert L. Poster, 82.227.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 82.227.3_front_PS11.jpg)
    IMAGE front, 82.227.3_front_PS11.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2016
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