Lot 1398: Gandharan Standing Buddha
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-3rd century AD. A standing schist figure of the Buddha, hair pulled into a top knot, urna to the centre of the brow, moustache and elongated ears; halo to the back of the head; lose monastic robes falling to feet; left hand held to side and right held up in blessing; base decorated with two rosettes. 30 kg, 69cm including stand (27"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.