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A GILT-BRONZE DAOIST FIGURE, TANG DYNASTY

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTION

A GILT-BRONZE DAOIST FIGURE, TANG DYNASTY

A GILT-BRONZE DAOIST FIGURE, TANG DYNASTY

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

A GILT-BRONZE DAOIST FIGURE

TANG DYNASTY

唐 銅鎏金道教人物坐像


seated and supported by an arm rest encircling the front of the body, the proper right hand raised and likely once holding a tablet, the other resting against the curved crest rail, a tall cap set over a high forehead, highly arched brows and a crisply cast nose, a tripartite pointed beard spread over the chest, dressed in voluminous garments and a heavy outer robe falling in thick folds about the seat, the inner garment centered by a long pendent banner-form sash protruding from the pleated hem, the back with a circular aperture, modern wood stand, Japanese wood box (4)


Height 3⅝ in., 9.2 cm

In overall good condition with encrustation and verdipatination. The attribute once held in the raised hand lost, as mentioned in the description. With surface wear as expected.


整體品相良好,表面有結晶及青綠銅銹。右手原持法器現已失,如圖錄描述所示。表面有正常使用痕跡。


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In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Gilt Bronze Buddhas in Sui-Tang Dynasty, Kuboso Memorial Museum, Izumi, 1993, cat. no. 225.


展覽

《隋唐時代の金銅仏》,和泉市久保惣記念美術館,1993年,編號225

Compare a similar gilt-bronze seated Daoist figure, raised on a lotus pedestal, exhibited in Arts of the Sui and Tang Dynasties, Osaka Municipal Museum, Osaka, 1975, cat. no. 3-74.