London, South Kensington
13 June 2002
A gilt and lacquered wood model of Buddha
Edo Period, 18/19th Century
carved wearing long flowing robes and tightly curled hair with serene expression on a double-lotus base before a flaming mandarla, all on a stepped hexagonal base with floral panels and cloud scrolls -- 17½in. (44.5cm.) high, (minor chips to fingers).
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