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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNI Tibet, Circa 15th Century
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 225,000 USD
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1037

PROPERTY OF AN INTERNATIONAL COLLECTOR

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNI Tibet, Circa 15th Century
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 225,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNI Tibet, Circa 15th Century
seated in dhyanasana on a beaded double-lotus throne, the hands in dhyana mudra and bhumisparsa mudra, and wearing a close-fitting sanghati with beaded hem decorated with incised foliate hem, the pleated end draped over his left shoulder, his face with serene meditative expression, the circular urna in relief on his forehead, finely arched eyebrows, eyes downcast in contemplation, and slightly-smiling bow-shaped mouth, his hair arranged in rows of curls and pigmented blue, the domed ushnisha surmounted by a bud-shaped chintamani

Himalayan Art Resources item no. 13475.


Height: 15 in. (38.1 cm)
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, 23rd March 2000, lot 91. 

Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art

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