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An inscribed copper-inlaid copper alloy figure of Virupa Tibet, 16th century | 十六世紀 西藏銅錯紅銅毘魯巴坐像 銘藏文:「大成就者毘魯巴」

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 HKD

Property from the Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter Collection 雪月藏亞洲藝術珍品

An inscribed copper-inlaid copper alloy figure of Virupa Tibet, 16th century | 十六世紀 西藏銅錯紅銅毘魯巴坐像 銘藏文:「大成就者毘魯巴」

An inscribed copper-inlaid copper alloy figure of Virupa Tibet, 16th century | 十六世紀 西藏銅錯紅銅毘魯巴坐像 銘藏文:「大成就者毘魯巴」

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 HKD

Lot sold:

302,400

HKD

Property from the Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter Collection

An inscribed copper-inlaid copper alloy figure of Virupa

Tibet, 16th century

雪月藏亞洲藝術珍品

十六世紀 西藏銅錯紅銅毘魯巴坐像 銘藏文:「大成就者毘魯巴」


16.1 cm

The figure is sealed. Good condition with typical oxidation and minor surface wear.


底板原封。僅見小處氧化跡象及輕微器面磨痕,屬正常。

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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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

The inscription reads 'Mahasiddha Birwapa', the Tibetan name for Virupa.