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Gandhara Pakistan | Art from Gandhara is notable for its striking stylistic qualities, many of which reflect complex connection to Greco-Roman and Parthian Art.

One of my favorite Gandhara head. The Guimet museum has one similar (but not as nice as mine lol...) fvusa@hotmail.com

Figure of the hero god Heracles with his club seated on a lion south Bactria, 1st century BC - 1st century AD (100 BC - AD 100)

"Pink Frida" Flower Face Print

Print of original flower face by Vicki Rawlins Read Vicki's Flower Art Statement Hi-resolution print on premium quality archive paper with a matte finish Because of the quality of the original art, More

This small bronze Buddha is probably one of the earliest iconic representations of Shakyamuni from Gandhara. He sits in a yogic posture holding his right hand in abhaya mudra (a gesture of approachability); his unusual halo has serrations that indicate radiating light. Seated Buddha Date:1st to mid-2nd century Culture:Pakistan (ancient region of Gandhara) Medium:Bronze with traces of gold leaf Dimensions:H. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); D. 4 in. (10.2 cm)…