• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 877

    A THAI BRONZE FIGURE OF A BUDDHA, A BUDDHA BUST AND A BOWL

    17TH-18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A THAI BRONZE FIGURE OF A BUDDHA, A BUDDHA BUST AND A BOWL
    17TH-18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    COMPRISING A FIGURE OF BUDDHA SEATED IN VIRASANA, THE RIGHT HAND LOWERED, THE LEFT RESTING ACROSS THE LAP, ON A DOUBLE BASE, 24.2 CM. HIGH; A BUDDHA BUST, THE FACE CAST WITH A MEDITATIVE EXPRESSION BELOW THE TIGHTLY CURLED HAIR, MOUNTED, 12 CM. HIGH; AND A LATER BOWL, MODELLED WITH FLARING RIM, CAST TO THE INTERIOR WITH A MYTHOLOGICAL ANIMAL, THE SIDES WITH TWO SMALL MASK-HANDLES, 19.7 CM. DIAM., SOME DAMAGE (3)


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