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PROPERTY OF A NEW JERSEY PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A SINO-TIBETAN GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TARA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
15,00020,000
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PROPERTY OF A NEW JERSEY PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A SINO-TIBETAN GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TARA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
15,00020,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A SINO-TIBETAN GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TARA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
cast seated in dhyanasana on a double-lotus base, the right hand lowered in varadamudra, the left hand raised to the chest in vitarkamudra, the dhoti and shawl falling in crisp folds over and around the body, adorned with an elaborate necklace, earrings, and diadem, and further jewelry at the waist, arms, and feet, the face tilted downward and the hair pulled into a high chignon, colored pigments applied to the eyes, eyebrows, mouth, and tresses
Height 8 3/4  in., 22.2 cm
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Provenance

Acquired by the present owner's mother, circa 1962, and thence by descent.

Important Chinese Art

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