6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A CAST IRON HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
with serene expression and downcast eyes, the hair pulled up in a chignon, wearing a headdress carved with a seated deity amongst scrolling foliage -- 11½in. (29.2cm.) high, later metal stand.
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