8 July 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,585
GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A Chinese lacquered and gilt bronze Budai, 18th Century
the smiling figure modelled wearing long robes open at the front revealing his large belly, holding beads in the right hand, seated on a lotus base -- 11 3/8in. (28.9cm.) high.
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