• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 495

    A GANDHARA STUCCO BUDDHA HEAD WITH ORIGINAL PAINTED DECORATION, 3RD-4TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GANDHARA STUCCO BUDDHA HEAD WITH ORIGINAL PAINTED DECORATION, 3RD-4TH CENTURY
    With wavy hair pulled into a topknot, arched brows and elongated lips in an expression of serenity, the surface of the face with original pink paint, red and black to hair, on plinth - head 8 1/2in (21.5cm) high


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