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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1241

    A gray schist relief with the Return after Marriage

    GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A gray schist relief with the Return after Marriage
    Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
    Finely carved with the Buddha and his wife on horseback accompanied by attendants, with a column at center and three figures clad in voluminous robes at left
    5 1/8 x 15 in. (13 x 38 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Private Japanese Collection, acquired in the 1990s


    Literature

    I. Kurita, Gandharan Art, vol. I, 2003, p. 41, fig. 58