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793
A LARGE INLAID GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
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793
A LARGE INLAID GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
20,00030,000
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A LARGE INLAID GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
the deity cast standing, flanked by luxuriant blossoms and foliage at each shoulder, the stems curling down into the palms, in vitarka and varada mudras, a five-leaf diadem encircling the elaborate jatamukata, ornate jewelry adorning the body and set with coral and turquoise, celestial sashes unfurling over the arms, a foliate-bordered dhoti draped over the hips and legs in tiers, all supported by a double-lotus base with chased embellishments to the petals
Height 17 3/4  in., 45 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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