6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 12,500
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A GILT BRONZE AMITAYUS, QIANLONG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
modelled seated in dhyanasana on a raised rectangular plinth, wearing an ornate headdress and jewellery, hands folded before him, Qianlong nine-character incised mark to the bottom of the base, seated before a flaming mandarla -- 8¼in. (21cm.) high.
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