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Asian Art
Indian subcontinent gallery

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Gandharan region, Afghanistan or Pakistan

Head of a bodhisattva 3rd-4th century Creation Notes: Kushan period (2nd century BCE-3rd century CE)
sculptures, grey schist
Technique: grey schist
54.3 h x 44.4 w x 30.0 d cm
Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.855
Provenance:
  • Provenance information and documentation for this object is currently being reviewed. Results will be posted here when the review is complete. The known information includes:
  • with art dealership Art of the Past, New York, 2006 or before
  • from which bought by the National Gallery of Australia, 2006 for USD 247,500