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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF DR. HEINRICH MEDICUS

A BRONZE FIGURE OF BHAISAJYAGURU
MING DYNASTY, 15TH / 16TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF DR. HEINRICH MEDICUS

A BRONZE FIGURE OF BHAISAJYAGURU
MING DYNASTY, 15TH / 16TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF BHAISAJYAGURU
MING DYNASTY, 15TH / 16TH CENTURY
seated in dhyanasana with the right hand in dhyana mudra and the left hand holding a myrobalan fruit, wearing foliate patchwork monk's robes open at the chest revealing a sash-tied dhoti, supported by a triple-tiered lotus base
Height 11 in., 28 cm
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Provenance

Christie's New York, 20th March 2001, lot 63.

Catalogue Note

Bronze figures of Amitabha with related, patterned monk's robes, attributed to the Ming dynasty, were sold in these rooms, 17th September 2014, lot 433; 17th September lot 67; and another in our Hong Kong rooms, 17th November 1988, lot 231.

Important Chinese Art

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