12 May 2016,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
TWO WOOD PANELS PAINTED WITH THE DESCENT OF THE BUDDHA FROM HEAVEN
THAILAND, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Each painted with the descent of Buddha Shakyamuni from Heaven, standing on a lotus base placed on a ladder, one hand stretched along the body and the other raised in abhayamudra, some heavenly gandharvas surrounding him and holding a parasol above the Buddha in honour and the lower register with earthly worshippers
27 ½ x 21 ¼ in. (70 x 54 cm.), one framed
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Acquired in Bangkok, 2 October 1980.
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