• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    A Green Schist Relief with the Miracle of Sravasti

    GANDHARA, 3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Green Schist Relief with the Miracle of Sravasti
    Gandhara, 3rd century
    With the Buddha standing at center, his right hand raised in abhayamudra and backed by a nimbus, issuing water from his feet and flames from behind his shoulders and flanked by worshippers, with a leafy tree at left and an acanthus-leaf border above
    13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Julian Sherrier Collection, London, formed between early 1940s-1972