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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 325

    A large stucco hand of Buddha

    GANDHARA, 3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A large stucco hand of Buddha
    Gandhara, 3rd century
    Finely modeled in the round, the Buddha's right hand with all five fingers extended in abhaya mudra with fine detail in the creases in his palm and fingers, and with remains of red pigment overall
    15 in. (38 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Japanese Collection, acquired in the 1990s