Afghan School. Medium: schist. Date: 3rd-4th Century. Levitating while water pours from his feet and flames rise from his shoulders; hand in abhaya mudra gesture, with lotus of the law in centre; Hindu gods, Indra and Brahma holding parasols; Provenance: Musee Guimet, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.