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A finely cast bronze fragmentary head and hand of a Buddha Thailand, Ayutthaya period, 15th-17th century | 暹邏 阿瑜陀耶時期 十五至十七世紀 銅佛首及手殘件一組兩件

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 EUR

Property from a private European collection | 歐洲私人收藏

A finely cast bronze fragmentary head and hand of a Buddha Thailand, Ayutthaya period, 15th-17th century | 暹邏 阿瑜陀耶時期 十五至十七世紀 銅佛首及手殘件一組兩件

A finely cast bronze fragmentary head and hand of a Buddha Thailand, Ayutthaya period, 15th-17th century | 暹邏 阿瑜陀耶時期 十五至十七世紀 銅佛首及手殘件一組兩件

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 EUR

Lot sold:

3,780

EUR

Property from a private European collection

A finely cast bronze fragmentary head and hand of a Buddha

Thailand, Ayutthaya period, 15th-17th century


the head with small pointed curls and ushnisha, the low hairline and broad forehead above rounded eyebrows, the almond-shaped eyes downcast in samadhi, the thinly arched nose with bow-shaped lips, the long earlobes extended; together with a small bronze Buddha hand in abhayamudra

(2)

18.6 and 13.7 cm, 7⅜ and 5⅜ in.

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Tête et main de bouddha en bronze, Thaïlande, période d'Ayutthaya, XVE-XVIIE siècle

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歐洲私人收藏

暹邏 阿瑜陀耶時期 十五至十七世紀 銅佛首及手殘件一組兩件


(2)

18.6 公分、 13.7 公分, 7⅜英寸、 5⅜英寸

The hand with a hairline crack below the fingers and running around the front and back Top of the ushnisha on the head Missing


中文內容僅供參考,請以英文原版為準。

佛手:手指下間裂紋並延伸至前後方。

佛首:頭頂髮髻缺失。


"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 buddha's head: Galerie Alain Letessier, Paris. Acquired at the 12th Biennale des Antiquaires, Paris, 1984.

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佛首:Alain Letessier藝廊,巴黎

得自第十二屆古董雙年展,巴黎,1984年

A certificate by Jean-Claude Moreau-Gobard, dated 5th November 1984, accompanies this lot.

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附Jean-Claude Moreau-Gobard 鑒定證書,1984年11月5日

As per Jean-Claude Moreau-Gobard certificate, the Buddha's head is set in a slight three quarter position which would indicate that it originally belonged to a walking Buddha.

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Jean-Claude Moreau-Gobard證書顯示,佛首四分之三傾側,可知此像刻劃行走造型。