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The Buddha in the Abhaya-mudra

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: The Buddha in the Abhaya-mudra
Author(s): Frederic, Louis
Keywords: Gandhara Sculpture
Buddha images: standing
stone sculpture
book scan
Series/Report no.: Basham Collection
Description: He wears a complete garment of which the folds are already more regular, less naturalistic, His feet are bare as becomes an ascetic, He has a faint smile although this is still unskilfully treated, and his features have lost some of their rigour, The hair is still wavy but the chignon has shrunk, A socle decorated with lotus flowers and figures of worshippers now makes its appearance, It does not assume its definitive form until a little later,
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-619


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