• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 276

    A Stone Figure of Buddha Muchalinda

    THAILAND, 13TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Stone Figure of Buddha Muchalinda
    Thailand, 13th century
    Seated on the scaled coils of Muchalinda, his hands in dhyanamudra, the face with downcast eyes in a benevolent expression, flanked by long earlobes with pendant earrings, the hair pulled into a conical chignon and secured with a wide tiara, backed by the seven-headed naga hood, the faces well-carved
    37 in. (94 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Julian Sherrier Collection, London, formed between early 1940s-1972


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF JULIAN SHERRIER