A Sino-Tibetan bronze figure of seated Buddhist deity, 19th Century
Lot 6192
A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century
Sold for US$ 976 inc. premium
Auction Details
A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Morris, Shanghai and San Francisco
A gilt bronze figure of Buddhist deity
Tibeto-Chinese, 20th century
Portraying the dhyani-buddha Amitayus in bodhisattva raiment and seated in dhyanasana on a triangular double-lotus pedestal, the hands to the front in dhyana mudra (lacking kalasha), the aristocratic visage framed by elaborate jeweled necklaces, earrings and a separately fashioned crown fronting the high chignon surmounted by a flame (missing inlaid accents, the base resealed).
7 1/8in (8.2cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    purchased in Beijing in the 1930s
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