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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 1234

    A gray schist stupa relief

    GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A gray schist stupa relief
    Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
    Finely carved with a Buddha seated in dhyanasana within an architectural niche at lower center, with bands of geometric patterns and incised foliate designs overall, a stepped base at bottom
    14 x 14½ in. (35.6 x 36.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Private Japanese Collection, acquired in the 1990s