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    Sale 12168

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    15 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 285

    A bronze figure of Padmapani

    THAILAND, CIRCA 10TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A bronze figure of Padmapani
    Thailand, circa 10th century
    Seated in dhyanasana and holding a lotus bud in his hands, wearing necklaces, high armbands and heavy earrings in his elongated earlobes, with eyes cast downward and the hair in distinctive looping curls secured by a narrow tiara and centered by a diminutive seated Buddha
    4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Collection of Guy and Marie-Hélène Weill, New York, acquired from Spink & Son, Ltd., London, 13 March 1989