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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 418

    A Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of a lama

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of a lama
    18th Century
    Seated in lalitasana on a lotus base, both hands in debating gesture, wearing patchwork outer garment, the borders engraved with scrolling flowers and typical cap, his face with serene expression, urna, unsealed
    21.5 cm. high


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