Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 343
Bodhi Leaf Sutra Pages, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
  • Bodhi Leaf Sutra Pages, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
  • Bodhi Leaf Sutra Pages, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
  • Bodhi Leaf Sutra Pages, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

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Bodhi Leaf Sutra Pages, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

ACCOMPANIED BY TEXTS OF THE SUTRA OF THE DIAMOND
清19世紀 菩提葉畫十八羅漢金鋼經冊頁

Comprising two Bodhi leaves, each finely painted in ink and watercolour with Buddhist figures, mounted opposite sutra text written in gold ink on blue paper
10.9" x 7.5" — 27.7 x 19 cm.
with original stickers marked 21/11/29

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $2,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Similar examples were sold at Sotheby’s New York, September 16, 2015, lot 464

Provenance:

Purchased from J. Nachemsohn, London, 1929

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Period: Qing