• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1311

    A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AN ELEVEN-HEADED AVALOKITESVARA

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AN ELEVEN-HEADED AVALOKITESVARA
    18TH CENTURY
    With eight arms and eleven heads, the principal hands clasped in front, dressed in loosely draped scarves and a jewelled dhoti tied at the waist, the long sashes rippling upwards at the ends
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high, wood stand


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property From a Private West Coast Collection