Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 36
Japanese Bronze Gotama Buddha, Taisho Period
  • Japanese Bronze Gotama Buddha, Taisho Period
  • Japanese Bronze Gotama Buddha, Taisho Period

36

Japanese Bronze Gotama Buddha, Taisho Period

大正時代 銅鑄釋迦摩尼佛

Seated in virasana with hands resting in bhairava mudra, the face with a serene expression, eyes downcast with gently smiling lips, elongated earlobes and curled hairdress and usnisha, with gilt, red and blue enamel, and double flaming aureoles to the back
height 28" — 71 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $2,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Acquired from Mr. Abraham’s The Jade Shop in Toronto’s King Edward Hotel in the 1970s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: Japan
Period: Ming