GANDHARAN ART

Alexander's Melding Of Greek & Buddhist Cultures



STONE STUCCO


GANDHARAN STONE FIGURES & FRIEZES

A CHOICE PIECE WITH A FAMOUS PROTOTYPE IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM!

11461. PANCIKA AND HARITI. Gandhara, 1st-2nd century AD. 9.5 h x 8 w inches. Carved in fine grained grey shist. On custom stand. Repair to Hariti's head and top of cornucopia. Wikipedia reference with a nearly identical piece from the British Museum.Right side. Back. Left side. Closeup.

Provenance: A private New Jersey collection.

$4800.



9813. GANDHARA CARVED SCHIST WINGED DEITY, ca. 2nd-3rd century AD. The carved stone figural group with a mustached winged deity seated with semi-nude female attendant to the left. 6.5 x 7 inches. A choice complete piece with wonderful detailed carving in excellent condition. Free standing.

Provenance: Purchased by the current owner from a New Jersey collection in the 1990's, previously from the European market via an established dealer.

$3500.



9798. EXCEPTIONAL LARGE GANDHARA CARVED STONE OIL LAMP, ca. 2nd-4th century AD. The carved stone lamp with a palm tree dividing the filler area from the wick area. 6.75 inches. Extremely rare and a choice example.

Provenance: Purchased by the current owner from a New Jersey collection in the 1990's, previously from the European market via established dealers.

$850.



GANDHARAN STUCCO BUDDHAS & FIGURES

6981. SIZABLE GANDHARA STUCCO HEAD WITH ORIGINAL COLOR, ca. 2nd-3rd century. The head of the Buddha with hair in topknot. Finely done with a serene expression with much of the original white, black and reddish paint remaining. 3.2 x 3.5 x 6". Ghandharan heads with significant remains of paint are quite rare.

$1850.



8806. GANDHARAN STUCCO HEAD, ca. 2nd-3rd century AD. The head of a young prince or Buddhist saint with curly hair. Finely done with a serene yet very human expression. Chip to top. 4" x 4.5" x 5.3". On custom stand.

$650.



6197. GANDHARA STUCCO LION HEAD, c. 3rd-4th century AD. The larger head with expressive face with tongue hanging out. 4 x 4 inches.

$350.



6198. GANDHARA STUCCO LION HEAD, c. 3rd-4th century AD. The head with expressive face with good detail and tongue hanging out. 2.5 x 2.5 inches. Can be further cleaned of loose soil.

$350.



6199. GANDHARA STUCCO LION HEAD, c. 3rd-4th century AD. The head with expressive face with good detail. 2.5 x 3 inches. Can be further cleaned of loose soil.

$250.