Lot 1399: Gandharan Standing Maitreya
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-4th century AD. A schist statue of Maitreya standing, hair arranged in a bun at the front of the head, diadem with knotted bands to the side; large halo with tassels running across the surface; elongated ears with elaborate earrings; bands of necklaces with amulets, each arm with armlets and bracelets; sash over the left shoulder falling to waist, robes falling to knees; mounted on a custom-made stand. 27.6 kg, 75cm including stand (29.5"). UK art market, acquired prior to 2000.
Condition Report: Fine condition.