• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1312

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED BODHISATTVA

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED BODHISATTVA
    18TH CENTURY
    The figure seated with left leg pendent atop a beaded lotus base, wearing a jewelled necklace, armlets, earrings, and a five-point crown, the hair pulled up into a tall coiffure and draping elegantly down the shoulders, the hair and face with traces of blue and red pigment, the base plate incised with a double vajra
    6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm.) high


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