London, South Kensington
20 July 2000
A late Ming bronze figure of a seated Buddha
modelled wearing long flowing robes with tightly curled hair and pendulous earlobes on a double lotus base -- 10¼in. (26cm.) high, 17th Century, (old wear).
See Colour Plate 2.
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