Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 295
Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lama, 17th Century
  • Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lama, 17th Century
  • Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lama, 17th Century
  • Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lama, 17th Century

295

Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lama, 17th Century

Seated in lalitasana on a cushion-form base decorated with scrolling lotuses with right hand lifted and held in abhaya mudra, the figure dressed in heavy robes with incised hems, the face with arched eyebrow above the wide almond eyes, straight nose, and full lips and all framed by a pair of pendulous earlobes. Fitted stand
height 6.3" — 16 cm.

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $21,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

New York Private Collection, acquired in the 1980’s.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art