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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 326

    A Ming dynasty bronze figure of a lokapala

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Ming dynasty bronze figure of a lokapala
    17th century
    Cast standing upright on a shaped base, his right hand carrying a sword, wearing armour, shawl and a ferocious facial expression with beard and typical headdress, blade of sword missing
    29 cm high


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