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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1260

    A bronze head of Buddha

    KASHMIR, 8TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A bronze head of Buddha
    Kashmir, 8th century
    The face modeled in a benign expression with almond-shaped eyes and a crisply delineated bow-shaped mouth, flanked by long pendulous lobes, the hair arranged in rows of tight curls surmounted by a circular cintamani
    3 7/8 in. (9.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1980s


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR