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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 1376

    A Large Gilt Copper Repousse Figure of Kinnara

    TIBET, 17TH CENTURY

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    A Large Gilt Copper Repousse Figure of Kinnara
    Tibet, 17th Century
    Seated in dhyanasana on a lotus base, his right hand raised at his chest and the left supporting a lotus stem, elaborately adorned with anklets, necklaces, large round earrings and a foliate tiara, his face with an inward smile and lowered gaze, with long hair piled high and surmounted by a horse head 16 1/8 in. (41 cm.) high
    16 1/8 in. (41 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    English art market, before 2000