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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 168

    A gilt lacquered bronze figure of an multi-armed Bodhisattva, 16th/17th century

    Price Realised  

    A gilt lacquered bronze figure of an multi-armed Bodhisattva, 16th/17th century
    modelled seated in dhyanasana, with nine pairs of arms, the two principal sets in dhyana mudra and namaska mudra, the others flared out around the body holding various buddhistic attributes, the bodhisattva with serene facial expression, wearing an ornate headdress and beaded jewellery -- 5 7/8in. (27cm.) high.


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