15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 22,100
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 20,000
A Tibetan gilt bronze model of Shakyamuni, 15th/16th Century
seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base, his right hand reaching to the floor in bhumisparsha mudra the other gently resting to his lap, with a mild and serene expression, wearing a robe over his left shoulder exposing the tied under garment reaching the chest -- 13 7/8in. (35.2cm.) high.
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