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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1909

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITAYUS

    Price Realised  

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITAYUS
    QING DYNATSY, 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Finely cast seated in dhyanasana on a double-lotus base with beaded rims, dressed in a dhoti with incised floral borders and a sash over his shoulders, wearing beaded jewellery and a foliate crown, his hair pulled into a high chignon and topped by a finial, the base sealed and incised with a gilt double-vajra
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high, stand, box


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN