Antique Phnom Da Style Mounted Bronze Khmer Vishnu Head – 19cm/8. Measures – (Height) 19cm/8. An antique Phnom Da style bronze pre-Angkor image of Vishnu. Vishnu is both world protector and preserver, restorer of moral order – he is all-powerful and all-pervasive by nature. The Vishnu embodies authority with its iconic downcast gaze and large unexpressive face. The general silhouette is heavier. The carving is beautiful as you can see in the fine details of the face. Each detail is rendered perfectly. The features suggest the prana, or inner breath, that signifies superhuman power. Stylistically, this lovely pieces relates to the school of sculpture associated with the pre-Angkorian centre of Phnom Da, southern Cambodia. The Vishnu has perfect balance and proportions which are the key to a fine Vishnu sculpture. The details of this piece are particularly appealing. The Vishnu is loose mounted on a wood base (later). The perfect traditional in appearance Vishnu to bring serenity and timeless style to you home, office or sacred space. SATISFACTION GUARANTEE – We have been offering SE Asian Art for many years and are proud of the reputation we have developed for fair and honest listings. We have many other Buddhist statues available. Please check out our other listing where we have other beautiful Asian pieces available. Please message for international courier prices to your country. Please message with any questions. Thanks for your interest. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\South-East Asian”. The seller is “hd_asian_art” and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: Southeast Asian
- Product: Buddhas
- Primary Material: Bronze
- Sub-Type: Vishnu Statue
- Original/Repro: Original