• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 882

    A BURMESE LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF BUDDHA

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BURMESE LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF BUDDHA
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    COVERED IN BROWN LACQUER, SEATED IN HALF-LOTUS POSITION ON A SHAPED BASE, HIS RIGHT HAND RESTING IN HIS LAP, WEARING ELABORATE GILT GARMENT, GLASS INLAYS, HIS FACE WITH DOWNCAST EXPRESSION AND ELONGATED EARLOBES, TOPKNOT, TRACES OF GILDING
    78 CM. HIGH


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