15 - 16 March 2015
Property from a Private Pennsylvania Collection
A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF SEATED PADMAPANI
The bodhisattva is seated in lalitasana on a double-lotus base with the pendent foot resting on a diminutive lotus blossom. The right hand is extended in varada mudra and the left is held in vitarka mudra, and he is dressed in a flowing dhoti. The face is serene in expression and surmounted by a foliate tiara, and the base is sealed and incised with a double-vajra.
3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high
Rare Art, Inc., New York, 31 July 1979.
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