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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 543

    An unusual green schist door jamb

    GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An unusual green schist door jamb
    Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
    Well carved with a succession of figures seated on each others shoulders and flanked by a border of vines
    16 1/8 in. (41 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Japanese Collection, 1980s


    Literature

    I. Kurita, Gandharan Art, vol. II, 1990, fig. 618 (left), p. 211.