• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2195

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 738

    A rare gray schist panel with lattice work

    GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A rare gray schist panel with lattice work
    Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
    Elegantly and deeply carved within a rectangular field
    18 in. (36 cm.) high


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    For a small fragment in the British Museum with corresponding design, see W. Zwalf, A Catalogue of the Gandhara Sculpture in the British Museum, 1996, cat. no. 538, p. 292.

    Provenance

    Hiruma Collection, Japan, before 1986