81
81
A gilt-copper alloy Buddha
Tibeto-Chinese, 17th / 18th Century
Estimate
7,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 42,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
81
A gilt-copper alloy Buddha
Tibeto-Chinese, 17th / 18th Century
Estimate
7,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 42,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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A gilt-copper alloy Buddha
Tibeto-Chinese, 17th / 18th Century
the deity seated in dhyanasana upon a lotus pedestal base with hands held in dharmacakramudra, wearing long layered robes draped over the broad shoulders leaving the chest bare, the face set in a meditative gaze below the urna, framed by pendulous earlobes and the hair indicated by rows of studded curls around the ushinisa
8 3/4 in., 22.2 cm
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Catalogue Note

The present figure, most likely Sakyamuni Buddha, is shown with hands 'turning the wheel of the Law', a gesture which signifies the Buddha's first sermon at Deer Park at Sarnath.

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

|
New York