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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 1225

    A gray schist figure of a lion

    GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A gray schist figure of a lion
    Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
    Well-carved with rounded features and finely combed hair with curled tips at the chest
    8½ in. (22 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1970s


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF JULIAN SHERRIER