The Aristocratic Women, Illustration of the tale of 'The Necklace of Thread', From the Maha-Ummagga Jataka (Story of the Great Tunnel)?

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The Aristocratic Women, Illustration of the tale of 'The Necklace of Thread', From the Maha-Ummagga Jataka (Story of the Great Tunnel)?

Pakistan, Gandhara region, 2nd century
Sculpture
Gray schist
23 1/8 x 13 3/4 x 6 in. (58.73 x 34.92 x 15.24 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Harry Lenart, Robert and Mary Looker, Robert F. Maguire III, and The Hillcrest Foundation through the 1998 Collectors Committee, Stephen Markel in memory of Catherine W. Markel, the Southern Asian Art Council, and S. Sanford and Charlene S. Kornblum (AC1999.3.1)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • El Universo de la India: Obras Maestras del Museo de Arte del Condado de Los Angeles. Santiago: Centro Cultural Palacio La Moneda, 2012.

  • Rossi, Anna Maria, and Fabio Rossi. Thirty Years, 1987-2016. [London, Hong Kong]: Rossi & Rossi Ltd., 2016.
  • El Universo de la India: Obras Maestras del Museo de Arte del Condado de Los Angeles. Santiago: Centro Cultural Palacio La Moneda, 2012.

  • Rossi, Anna Maria, and Fabio Rossi. Thirty Years, 1987-2016. [London, Hong Kong]: Rossi & Rossi Ltd., 2016.
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art.  New York: Thames and Hudson, 2003.
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