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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 1436

    A bronze head of Buddha

    THAILAND, SUKKOTHAI PERIOD, 15TH/16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A bronze head of Buddha
    Thailand, Sukkothai Period, 15th/16th century
    The peaceful face with bowed lips over puckered chin, arched brows connecting to the ridge of the nose, flanked by ears with pointed tips, the hair in tight spiral curls over the ushnisha, with a rich dark patina overall
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Art Asia Inc., New York, 19 Feb 1968


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections