Sotheby’s to auction Somaskanda south Indian bronze sculptures on March 21

Sotheby’s Indian and Southeast Asian Works of Art sale on 21 March 2012 will be led by one of the most impressive South Indian bronze sculptures to be offered at auction in recent times. The 13th century pair of Shiva with his consort Uma (Somaskanda) boasts an exceptional provenance, having been in a number of distinguished collections since the 1950s and is estimated to fetch $600,000/800,000.Bronze Group of Shiva and Parvati: Somaskandamurti. Copper Alloy, … Read More