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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1378

    A Bronze Figure of Akshobhya

    TIBET, 16TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A Bronze Figure of Akshobhya
    Tibet, 16th Century
    Seated in dhyanasana with the vajra placed before him on a double-lotus base, his right hand extended in bhumisparsa mudra and his left held in dhyana mudra, clad in a close-fitting sanghati with incised hems, the face centered by a raised urna, the tightly-knotted hair rising over his ushnisha and topped by a rounded knop, the copper baseplate incised with a double-vajra and ritual implements
    6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Hong Kong art market, before 2000