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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 620

    A gilt bronze figure of Akshobya

    TIBET, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A gilt bronze figure of Akshobya
    Tibet, 14th Century
    Seated in dhyanasana over a double-lotus throne with his right hand in bhumisparsa mudra and the vajra in front of his ankles, wearing a thin dhoti and sanghati with beaded and incised hems, the face with an inset pearl urna, cold gold and pigment remaining in the face and hair, the base sealed and stamped with a visvavajra
    8½ in. (21.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    William O. Thwealt Collection, 1958-62