A limestone head of a bodhisattva, her face with serene expression and coiffed with hairdos and adorned with a Dharma wheel and florets to both sides with traces of gilt and paint. Possibly Sui Dynasty 581–618. H. 33 cm.

Provenance: Antiquarian Gerda Petri (1934–2020), former curator, The Royal Danish Collection, Copenhagen.

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Asian, Islamic & Indian art, 1 December 2021



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