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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 543

    A LARGE BRONZE FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA

    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

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    A LARGE BRONZE FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA
    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    Standing upright with left hand raised in vitarka mudra, dressed in long, flowing robes open at the chest, her long hair pulled up into an elaborate tall coiffure behind the tiered crown set with Amitabha Buddha and trailing down in knotted braids past her long earlobes pierced with elaborate jeweled earrings
    44½ in. (113 cm.) high, stand


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