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Gandhâran, Kushan dynasty; Head of Sâkyamuni Buddha, 4th century; stucco with traces of pigment; 18 x 11 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (45.7 x 29.2 x 26.7 cm); Saint Louis Art Museum, Museum Purchase 43:1931

A terracotta head of Buddha, Ancient region of Gandhara, Kushan period, century ~ETS Buddha Sculpture, Gautama Buddha, Art Thou, Buddhist Art, Ancient Art, Indian Art, Oriental, At Least, Statue

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3rd century CE Greek-style statue of a Boddhisattva from the ancient Gandhara region of Pakistan [268x600]

Head of Buddha. Ancient Region of Gandhara, century. Nayef Homsi Ancient Art of Asia at Asia Week New York 2015 Buddha Sculpture, Stone Sculpture, Tibet, Buddha Figures, Buddha Zen, Buddha Painting, Plastic Art, Buddhist Art, Medieval Art

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ALPHA OMEGA ARTS By Gregory Disney-Britton Buddhism originated in India and traveled eastward through Pakistan where it began to receive significant patronage in the first century AD. This week, as collectors assemble in New York for Asia Week in New York, many will seek works celebrating that ancient history. Lasting through March 22, it's an annual gathering that brings dealers together, such as Nayef Homsi and Gianguan Auctions, to offer sculptures, paintings, relics and jewelry. "Head of…

Head of the Buddha, Gandhara, century AD, schist- Arthur M. Sculpture Museum, Buddha Sculpture, Buddha Figures, Gautama Buddha, Buddha Art, Art Archive, Portrait, Asian Art, Buddhism

Following Alexander's conquests, large numbers of Greeks settled in western Pakistan; they are mentioned in the Edicts of Ashoka and introduced classical humanism into depictions of Buddha, as exemplified by this sculpture dated to the 3rd century CE (Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Museum).

Following Alexander's conquests large numbers of Greeks settled in western Pakistan; they are mentioned in the Edicts of Ashoka and introduced classical humanism into depictions of Buddha as exemplified by this sculpture dated to the 3rd century CE (Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Smithsonian Museum).