Christie's | Fine Art Auction House

Masterpieces of Himalayan Bronzes

15 September 2008

  • A rare silver inlaid bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara
  • An important and large gilt bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara
  • A gilt bronze figure of Buddha Shakyamuni
  • A hardstone inlaid gilt bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara
  • A gilt bronze figure of Amitayas
  • An important and monumental gilt bronze figure of Buddha
An important and monumental gilt bronze figure of Buddha
Following the success of the Eight Masterpieces sale in March, the Indian & Southeast Asian Department is pleased to present the New York sale of Masterpieces of Himalayan Gilt Bronze, a selection of eight superlative sculptures from Tibet, Nepal and Mongolia.
Sale 2248, Lot 18
An important and monumental
gilt bronze figure of Buddha
Tibet, 14th century
56 in. (142 cm.) high
Estimate on request