Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 100
Gilt Bronze Seated Figure of Sakyamuni, Tibeto-Chinese, 18th Century
  • Gilt Bronze Seated Figure of Sakyamuni, Tibeto-Chinese, 18th Century
  • Gilt Bronze Seated Figure of Sakyamuni, Tibeto-Chinese, 18th Century
  • Gilt Bronze Seated Figure of Sakyamuni, Tibeto-Chinese, 18th Century

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Gilt Bronze Seated Figure of Sakyamuni, Tibeto-Chinese, 18th Century

Seated in dhyanasana (mediative pose) on a two-tiered lotus base, the Buddha with hands in dharmachakra mudra (gesture of teaching) while wearing loose robes, the face with downcast eyes and large cranial bump on the head. Base sealed
height 14.2" — 36 cm.

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $129,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Purchased from Hartman Rare Art, New York, in the 1970’s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: China