Buddhist art of gandhara in the ashmolean museum david jongeward on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers featuring many gandharan objects never published before and featuring all new photography. 6th century gandhara afghanistan or swat valley bronze with silver inlaid eyes at the ashmolean museum oxford uk the above sculpture has incised semi circular rows of curls that match the semi circular pleats of the garment except for the last part of the back which matches the vertical back pleats of the robe. The style is clearly influenced by the greco buddhist art of gandhara the indo scythian western satraps 1st century ce 405 ce may have played a role in the transmission of the art of gandhara to the western deccan region . Harvard art museum museum of art asian sculptures 1st century buddhist art medieval art bronze sculpture percussion instrument ancient art bracket with two musicians nagadanta century pakistan gandhara probably butkara in swat kushan period. Free online publications see also gandhara connections bibliography lectures and films images of gandharan art we are pleased to receive corrections and suggestions of additions to this list
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