• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2195

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 721

    A gray schist figure of a bodhisattva

    GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A gray schist figure of a bodhisattva
    Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
    The muscular figure striding forward, wearing a pleated dhoti and a scarf over his left shoulder, adorned with a torque, beaded necklace and crown
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Japan, 1980s