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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1391

    A Gilt Bronze Figure of Amoghasiddhi

    MONGOLIA, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Gilt Bronze Figure of Amoghasiddhi
    Mongolia, 18th Century
    Seated in dhyanasana on a raised double-lotus base with stamens incised at the edges, with both hands raised in dharmachakra mudra, dressed in a close-fitting sanghati draped at the elbow, his rounded face with a raised urna and a gentle smile, his tightly knotted hair rising over his ushnisha, richly gilt overall, the base sealed and incised with a double-vajra
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, Ireland, before 2000