• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5685

    Christie's Interiors

    2 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    A THAI CARVED WOOD BUDDHA

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A THAI CARVED WOOD BUDDHA
    19TH CENTURY
    Modelled as Amitayus seated in dhyanasana on a three tiered base, the figures robes with gilt and red lacquer embellishments
    11in. (29cm.) high, with a rectangular carved gilt and red lacquer wood stand


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    Provenance

    Gifted to the father of the current owner by Prince Damrong Rajanubhab of Malaysia in 1929.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that Prince Damrong Rajanubhab was Prince of Thailand and not of Malaysia as stated in the catalogue.