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Audio (English): A Finely Cast Gilt-Bronze Figure of a Seated Bodhisattva, Avalokitesvara
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A FINELY CAST GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED BODHISATTVA, AVALOKITESVARA
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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 2… Read more Property from a Private American Collection 
A FINELY CAST GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED BODHISATTVA, AVALOKITESVARA

YONGLE SIX-CHARACTER INSCRIBED MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1403-1425)

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A FINELY CAST GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SEATED BODHISATTVA, AVALOKITESVARA
YONGLE SIX-CHARACTER INSCRIBED MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1403-1425)
The figure is cast seated in dhysanasana on a double lotus base with hands held together holding an urn. The slender figure is depicted wearing a flowing dhoti, adorned with beaded jewellery, large pendent earrings and a crown. The face is modelled with a smiling serene expression.
8 in. (20.3 cm.) high
Provenance
From a private American collection.
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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.
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Please note the provenance for this lot should read: Acquired in New York in 1956.

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