A large bronze seated Buddha Thailand, Ayutthaya period, 15th-17th century | 暹邏 十五至十七世紀 阿瑜陀耶式銅佛坐像
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Property from a private European collection
A large bronze seated Buddha
Thailand, Ayutthaya period, 15th-17th century
seated in sattvasana, his hands in bhumisparsa and dhyana mudra, wearing a sanghati with long sash, the face with serene expression with downcast eyes, under arched eyebrows
53 cm, 20⅞ in.
Figure de bouddha assis en bronze, Thaïlande, période d'Ayutthaya, XVE - XVIIE siècle
暹邏 十五至十七世紀 阿瑜陀耶式銅佛坐像
53 公分， 20⅞英寸
There is overall wear to the surface, and some minor casting flaws. There is a fine crack to the top of the flamme on the head, and the tip of the flame is missing. There are chips / casting flaws to the foot on the back of the stand. Traces of gilding.
"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."
Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes, Paris, 6th June 2001.
Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes，巴黎，2001年6月6日