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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 522

    A gilt bronze figure of a seated Buddha


    Price Realised  


    A gilt bronze figure of a seated Buddha
    Tibet, 15th/16th century
    Seated in dhyanasana atop a double lotus base, his right hand in bhumisparsa mudra, his left in dhyana mudra, wearing a close-fitting sanghati with incised hems, his hair with tightly knit curls and gold knop over his ushnisha, his serene expression accentuated with the remains of cold gold and polychromy in the eyes and mouth
    11 in. (28 cm.) high

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    Acquired by the Reverend Pitcairn in the 1920s

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of David Bruce Duncan and Deana Pitcairn Duncan