• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 109

    A Large Stucco Head of a Buddha

    GANDHARA, 3RD/4TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Large Stucco Head of a Buddha
    Gandhara, 3rd/4th century
    The face with a serene expression flanked by pendulous earlobes, the hair in rows of wavy locks and pulled over the ushnisha
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

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


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF JULIAN SHERRIER