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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 624

    A small gilt bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara

    TIBET, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A small gilt bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara
    Tibet, 14th Century
    The eleven-headed deity standing in samapada on a lotus with his principal hands folded in anjali mudra, six arms holding implements at his sides and the remaining radiating around him, wearing long flowing robes
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Christian Humann, Pan-Asian Collection, before 1977
    Christie's New York, 1 December 1982, lot 62


    Pre-Lot Text

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