791
791
A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
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791
A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA
17TH CENTURY
seated in vajraparyanakasana on a double lotus pedestal, the hands held in dharmacakra mudra, the head slightly bowed, wearing a robe with a brocade border and flanked by two upright stalks of stylized lotus bearing a book and sword, identifying the figure as an earthly incarnation of Manjushri
Height 6 1/8  in., 15.6 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Hubert Rogeau (b. 1928), acquired in Montreal in the 1950s-1970s.

Important Chinese Art

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