3 - 5 June 2004
A Burmese Gilt Wood Figure of Torani together with a Thai Painting of Phra Malai on a Stand
The temple figurine gilt and painted in polychrome colors with colored glass inlay; the painting of Phra Malai in polychrome colors surrounded by a carved and gilt wood frame
Figure: 26 in. (66 cm.) high; Painting: 13¾ in. (35 cm.) high (2)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Torani: N. Tingley, Doris Duke: The Southeast Asian Art Collection, New York, 2003, p. 92, fig. 20.
Christie's is selling all lots in this sale as agent for an organization which holds a State of New York Exempt Organization certificate. Seller explicitly reserves all trademark and trade name rights and rights of privacy and publicity in the name and image of Doris Duke. No buyer of any property in this sale will acquire any right to use the Doris Duke name or image. Seller further explicitly reserves all copyright rights in designs or other copyrightable works included in the property offered for sale. No buyer of any property in the sale will acquire the rights to reproduce, distribute copies of, or prepare derivative works of such designs or copyrightable works.
A 360-degree view of Expérimentations, a private-selling exhibition in Paris of iconic glassware designs by François Azambourg, alongside a highlights preview of our upcoming auctions
A guide to the quiet life and uncanny paintings of one of India’s foremost modernists, featuring works offered at Christie’s