Head of Buddha Shakyamuni

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Head of Buddha Shakyamuni

India, Uttar Pradesh, Mathura, circa 450
Sculpture
Mottled red sandstone
12 x 7 x 8 1/2 in. (30.48 x 17.78 x 21.59 cm)
From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.82.6.3)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Rosenfield, John.  The Arts of India and Nepal: The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection.  Boston:  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1966.
  • Meister, M. W.  "The Arts of India and Nepal."  Oriental Art 14 (2): 109 (1968).
  • Rosenfield, John.  The Arts of India and Nepal: The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection.  Boston:  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1966.
  • Meister, M. W.  "The Arts of India and Nepal."  Oriental Art 14 (2): 109 (1968).
  • Trabold, J. The Art of India, An Historical Profile.  Northridge, CA:  California State University Press, 1975.
  • Pal, Pratapaditya; R. Brown; R. Fisher; G. Kuwayama; Amy G. Poster.  Light of Asia: Buddha Sakyamuni in Asian Art. ed. Dean, Lynne. Los Angeles:  Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1984.
  • Pal, Pratapaditya. Indian Sculpture, vol.1. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; University of California Press, 1986.
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