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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 360

    A Ladakh bronze figure of Manjushri

    CIRCA 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Ladakh bronze figure of Manjushri
    circa 14th century
    Standing in rigid posture on a lotus that is placed on a square base, his raised right hand carrying the sword while the left holds a lotus stem supporting the manuscript, wearing dhoti, upavita, bejewelled and set with semi-precious stones, his face with almond-shaped eyes, elongated earlobes with circular earrings, three-leaf crown set in front of his high chignon
    20.5 cm. high


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    Provenance

    Koller, Zürich, May 1976