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    Sale 12454

    The Dani & Anna Ghigo Collection: Part II: Oriental Carpets, European Furniture, Works of Art & Tapestries, Chinese, Japanese & South East Asian Works of Art

    12 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 396

    A CHINESE INSCRIBED FAHUA SEATED FIGURE OF BUDDHA ON DETACHABLE PEDESTAL

    16TH CENTURY

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    A CHINESE INSCRIBED FAHUA SEATED FIGURE OF BUDDHA ON DETACHABLE PEDESTAL
    16TH CENTURY
    The figure seated in dhyanasana on a lotus base with three petals indistinctly incised with characters, one probably reading Chen Shining, his loose robes open to reveal a wan symbol at his chest, the hexagonal pedestal of waisted stepped form
    20 ½ in. (52 cm.) high, overall


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