London, South Kensington
28 October 2004
A Sino-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Avalokitesvara, 18th Century
standing on a lotus throne, the eleven heads arranged in three tiers of three surmounted by that of a Dharmapala, the head of Amitabha above, the primary hands in namaskara mudra -- 7¾in. (19.7cm.) high.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
Looking back on a week of auctions featuring masterworks representing some of the greatest collections assembled in the United States
Explore key British artists from the 19th century to the present day, to be offered across four sales of Modern British Art and British Impressionism this November at Christie’s London.