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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 393

    A Sino Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Amitayus

    LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE BASE WITH NINE CHARACTER QIANLONG MARK

    Price Realised  

    A Sino Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Amitayus
    Late 18th century, the base with nine character Qianlong mark
    Seated in vajrasana on a shaped throne, both hands in dhyanamudra, wearing dhoti, bejewelled, his face with serene expression, tiara set in front of his chignon and a double halo behind, slight damage and attribute missing
    22 cm. high


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