A stucco figure of Vairocana Gandhara, circa 4th century

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Lot 1119
A stucco figure of Vairocana
Gandhara, circa 4th century

US$ 15,000 - 25,000
£ 12,000 - 20,000
A stucco figure of Vairocana
Gandhara, circa 4th century
Traces of pigment decoration to the whole; raised on a lotus base flanked by two kneeling attendants the teaching Buddha is seated in dhyanasana wearing robes of draped over his left shoulder and leaving his right shoulder bare. His hands are joined in the teaching pose and he gazes forward with a serene expression.
24 ½ in. (62.2 cm.)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Julian Sherrier Collection, London.
    Christie's, New York, March 23, 2010, lot 130.
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A stucco figure of Vairocana Gandhara, circa 4th century
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