A gray schist figure of Buddha Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
Lot 1001
A gray schist figure of Buddha Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium
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A gray schist figure of Buddha
Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
Seated in the meditative pose of vajrasana dressed in a heavily pleated sanghati with his left hand grasping the bunched end section, his face sensitively modeled with heavy-lidded eyes and rounded cheeks and small mouth, his hair arranged in curving locks over the ushnisha.
9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm.) high

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  • Provenance:
    Estate of the late Dr. Scott Schubach
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