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448

PROPERTY FROM AN EAST ASIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

A LARGE GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA
TIBET, 16TH – 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
260,000360,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
448

PROPERTY FROM AN EAST ASIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

A LARGE GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA
TIBET, 16TH – 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
260,000360,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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A LARGE GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA
TIBET, 16TH – 17TH CENTURY
sensuously cast seated in lalitasana on a double lotus pedestal, the right hand extended forward, the left rested on the back edge of the pedestal holding a curved stem of uptala lotuses, wearing a pleated dhoti chased with flowers, the upper body cloaked in a shawl punched with cloud scrolls and opening on one side revealing the bare chest, the benign face flanked by a pair of pendulous ears, the hair gathered into a chignon embellished with a tiara of florets inset with turquoise, the base plate chased with a double vajra
23.7 cm, 9 1/4  in.
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Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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Hong Kong