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    Sale 12168

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    15 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 289

    A bronze figure of Buddha

    THAILAND, LAN-NA PERIOD, CIRCA 15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A bronze figure of Buddha
    Thailand, Lan-Na period, circa 15th century
    Seated in dhyanasana on a lotus base with his hands in bhumisparshamudra, dressed in a diaphanous sanghati with a pleat elegantly draped over the left shoulder, the face with full lips, gently curving nose, and downcast eyes flanked by elongated earlobes, the hair in tight curls over the ushnisha, topped by a cintamani flame
    8 ¾ in. (22.3 cm.) high, on base


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    Provenance

    Collection of Guy and Marie-Hélène Weill, New York, acquired in New York, in 1994