• Lot 362

    TORSE DE BOUDDHA EN CALCAIRE GRIS

    CHINE, DYNASTIE QI DU NORD (550-577)

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    TORSE DE BOUDDHA EN CALCAIRE GRIS
    CHINE, DYNASTIE QI DU NORD (550-577)
    En calcaire gris, représenté debout dans une attitude frontale, vêtu d'une robe monastique aux longues manches, suggérant la forme du corps et retombant sur les chevilles
    Hauteur: 72 cm. (28 3/8 in.)


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    This figure can be related to other similar examples of this period, although with more elaborated robes, some of them illustrated in The Return of the Buddha, Buddhist Sculptures of the 6th Century from Qingzhou, China, Museum Rietberg Zürich 2002, p.154 or 170.

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    Post Lot Text

    A GREY LIMESTONE TORSO OF BUDDHA
    CHINA, NORTHERN QI DYNASTY (550-577)