Mother Goddess Brahmani Seated in Royal Ease (Lalitasana) with Attendants
Madhya Pradesh (Object made in)
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James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection. Gift of Marilynn Alsdorf
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Pratapaditya Pal with contributions by Stephen Little, A Collecting Odyssey: Indian, Himalayan, and Southeast Asian Art from the James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago in association with Thames and Hudson, 1997), 181 (ill.), cat. 232, 325.
Art Institute of Chicago, A Collecting Odyssey: Indian, Himalayan, and Southeast Asian Art from the James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection, Aug. 2–Oct. 26, 1997, cat. 232.
Memphis, TN, The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Realm of the Gods: Masterpieces of Indian Sculpture from The Art Institute of Chicago and The Alsdorf Collection, Apr. 30–July 23, 2000, no cat.
With Kapoor Galleries, New York, by Sept. 5, 1984 [this and the following according to invoice from Kapoor Galleries, Sept. 5, 1984; copy in curatorial object file]; sold to James W. Alsdorf (1913–1990) and Marilynn B. Alsdorf (1925–2019), Winnetka and Chicago IL, Sept. 5, 1984; by descent to Marilynn B. Alsdorf, Chicago, 1990 [on long-term loan at the Art Institute of Chicago, Sept. 17, 1997; publicly promised as a gift to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1997; offered as a promised gift to the Art Institute, 2002]; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 2021.
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