Lot 563
  • 563

A LIMESTONE HEAD OF AVALOKITESHVARALIAO - SONG DYNSATY |

Estimate
30,000 - 50,000 USD
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Description

  • Height 9 1/2  in., 24.1 cm
the round face carved with delicate features and a serene expression, the rosebud lips drawing slightly upward at the corners, the nose subtly contoured and the pupils of the eyes carefully incised beneath the lowered lids, the face framed by pendulous ears and long locks swept back into a high chignon tied behind a tall diadem, the diadem carved in relief with an image of Amitabha Buddha seated on a lotus blossom with clouds to either side, the lower band of the diadem with traces of red paint, stand (2)
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