15 April 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,182
GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A Nepalese parcel gilt lacquered bronze figure of Amitabha, 17th/18th century
seated in padmasana with hands in dhyana mudra holding the kalasha above a lotus throne and pierced pedestal, all before a scrolling foliate back with birds and mythical beasts, the dhoti inlaid in silver and gold -- 9¼in. (23.5cm.) high.
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