10 December 2014
STATUETTE D'AMOGHASIDDI EN BRONZE
INDONESIE, JAVA EST, XIEME SIECLE
The Cosmic Buddha is seated in vajrasana on a lotus base placed on a throne. His right hand shows the abhayamudra while the left is resting on his lap. He is wearing monastic robes. His face displays a serene expression with a flaming mandorla placed behind.
5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high
Private collection, The Netherlands, Inhereted by the present owner from his father, in the family collection since at least the 1970s.
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A BRONZE FIGURE OF THE COSMIC BUDDHA AMOGHASIDDI
INDONESIA, EAST JAVA, 11TH CENTURY
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