Lot 56

Atlas
Art of Gandhâra, ca 2°-5° century
Schist. H. 16 cm Classic
representation of a winged atlas, kneeling, hands resting on knees. A fine example of the integration of Greco-Roman themes in the Kushan universe. Small accidents and visible defects.
Provenance:
- Collection of Mr. and Mrs. L. (Paris) built up in the years 1970-2000.