A SCHIST FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 3RD/4TH CENTURY

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A SCHIST FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA
ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 3RD/4TH CENTURY

Sold for HK$ 107,500 (US$ 13,721) inc. premium
A SCHIST FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA
ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, 3RD/4TH CENTURY
47 cm (18 1/2 in.) high

Footnotes

  • The Bodhisattva is carved with a muscular abdomen. Compare similar necklaces and rounded armlets on examples in the British Museum (Zwalf, Gandharan Sculpture, London, 1996, pp.45-7, nos.65-70).

    Published
    Jean-Paul Descotes (aka "famous JP"), Une Introduction à l'Art du Gandhara, Taipei, 2000, doc.32.

    Provenance
    Private Collection of Jean-Paul Descotes, Taipei, 1993
    Private European Collection


    片岩菩薩像
    犍陀羅,三/四世紀

    高47釐米(18 1/2英吋)

    100,000-150,000港元

    此尊菩薩像身形健碩、腹部肌肉線條清晰。大英博物館館藏作品亦可見類似項鏈與臂釧裝飾(參見Zwalf,《健陀羅雕塑》,倫敦,1996年,頁45-7,65-70號)。

    著錄
    Jean-Paul Descotes(亦稱"JP"),《Une Introduction à l'Art du Gandhara》,台北,2000年,32號。

    來源
    Jean-Paul Descotes 私人珍藏,台北,1993年
    歐洲私人收藏
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