Lot 1397: Gandharan Standing Buddha
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-3rd century AD. A standing schist figure of the Buddha, eyes half closed, urna to the centre of the brow and elongated ears; hair pulled up into a top knot and with halo behind; long flowing robes falling to the feet, arms held forward; standing on a square base carved at the front with the meditating image of Buddha with two worshippers to either side and columns at the edges; mounted on a custom-made stand. 36 kg, 93cm including stand (36 1/4"). UK art market, acquired prior to 2000.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.